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Gas Shortage

Did '55' Save Lives? How The National Speed Limit Faile...

January 2, 2021

In 1974, President Richard Nixon put a national speed limit of 55 miles per hour (mph) on every road in the United States, including interstate highways, in ...

The Gas Shortage of the 1970’s - Oh, The Madness!

November 14, 2017

UNITED STATES - MAY 06: Paul Pierson with signs during New Jersey gas shortage. (Photo by Harry Hamburg/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images) I was in elementary s...