http://news.stlpublicradio.org en McCaskill writes FTC, urges price fixing probe of U.S. oil refiners http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mccaskill-writes-ftc-urges-price-fixing-probe-us-oil-refiners <p>Democratic Senator Claire McCaskill has <a href="http://mccaskill.senate.gov/?p=press_release&amp;id=1261">drafted a letter</a> to the Federal Trade Commission asking that an investigation be launched into recent allegations of price fixing of gasoline by U.S. oil refiners.</p><p>The letter, a release states, comes after a <a href="http://www.kansascity.com/2011/05/14/2875367/oil-refiners-big-profits-help.html">report in the Kansas City Star</a> &quot;analyzed the ballooning profit margin by oil refiners in recent months.&quot;</p> Tue, 17 May 2011 16:58:56 +0000 Kelsey Proud 1251 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org McCaskill writes FTC, urges price fixing probe of U.S. oil refiners