NATIONAL (FOX44) - President Obama ordered the release of 30 million barrels of oil from the nation's strategic petroleum reserve.
This move is to hopefully lower prices a bit for the summer driving season.
All the turmoil in the Mideast really messed up the world supply of crude.
Still though pump prices have fallen in the last two months, but they're still ninety-one cents higher than a year ago.
The oil industry says it's a production problem, and the President missed the mark.