At California Gas Station, Republicans Woo Angry Over Fuel Prices

In an attempt to persuade passing motorists to register with the Republican party, activists gathered at a Chevron station in Orange County, California, blaming the Democratic party for high gas prices.

Sharon Bernstein, Reuters

A half-dozen mostly young Republican activists stood gamely outside of a Chevron station at a busy Southern California intersection, jumping up and down and holding a big sign reading, "Gas too high? Register Republican."

The demonstration in Garden Grove, Orange County this week drew beeps of support and was successful in getting a few motorists to pull over to talk about gas prices.

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