Westchester County Board targets deceptive gas pricing

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The Westchester County Board of Legislators last night  unanimously passed a law that bans deceptive pricing signs at gas stations.

It specifically affects stations that charge different prices for cash and credit card purchases and prohibits stations from misleading the public on those prices, which often differ by as much as 10 cents per gallon.

The bill was sponsored by Legislator Mike Kaplowitz, D-Somers.

Watch his segment below:

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  1. Tell the Truth - Always! on

    Stop with all the self-serving press releases and posturing. Just see to it that the laws are enforced.

  2. This is really a waste of time and effort. What’s next? Bars have to tell you ahead of time if you’ve ordered top shelf booze instead of rock-gut? If you are too dumb to recognize that there is a different price for cash and credit at certain gas stations then you really might want to reconsider your ability to drive and read traffic signs at the same time.

  3. I love the Comment written by ‘ Tell THE Truth-Always’ …Very well said “Self-Serving Press Releases… “. Here, in Rockland County many in such positions give awards to each other in Pizza Parlours around very beautiful ladies!
    Surround them after work! I wish those good-looking women could talk to me to, least go out in Parties of Texedos wearing men.! … It’s like many are still living in the times of Govornor Rockefeller Lt.Govornor’s time; Hey! When are they changing Tappan Zee Bridge Name?….Why named it after A Man who was not elected…but made it up the ladder as Gov.Patterson in this Century did upon The Man Having Sex wearing socks on Federal Lines regisnation! one of the Prominent Staff Member in ROCKERFELLER staff made it 5 Times!

    Why can’t THESE types of make it because one knew someone happen to me? Is it because of My Honesty?

    HABIBHASAN-An American Storyteller.e

  4. metaphysicalpoet on

    Perhaps. Or maybe it’s just the Texedo. Isn’t that what George Bush used to wear, too?