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Debate Continues in Congress About Fixing Big Oil

Although the nationwide average price for gas fell by a penny over the weekend, the debate returned to Capitol Hill today. Two senators discuss current and future legislation in Congress to stop rising gas prices.

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  • JIM LEHRER:

    The congressional debate over gas prices was back today big time. Both parties attacked the other's plans in dueling news conferences and questioned what would best help consumers.

    We take it all up now with two senators who are involved in the debate: Rick Santorum, Republican of Pennsylvania, and Maria Cantwell, Democrat of Washington State.

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