WATCH: Energy Secretary Blames High Gas Prices on ‘International Climate Events’

Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm deflected any criticism of higher gas prices during a press briefing this week; claiming increased costs are related to “international and climate events.”

“Gas prices are now up…The President took credit for the prices going down…Does the President get credit for the price…going up?” asked one reporter.

“It’s obviously based on international and climate events,” said the Secretary.

Watch her comments above.