missouri propane gas association

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The Missouri attorney general's office will investigate rising propane prices and a possible shortage of the gas.

propane tank
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Missouri senators are calling on Attorney General Chris Koster to investigate a recent spike in propane prices.

Sen. Mike Parson, of Bolivar, said Friday that companies are sending more propane overseas, leading to a shortage throughout the Midwest. He says the shortage causes prices to rise and gives big profits to corporations.