WATCH: Gas Prices “Up More Than 42% From Last Year”

In a new NBC report, Lester Holt says gas prices are up more than 42% from last year.

Earlier this month, the Biden White House offered their spin on gas prices reaching a 7 year high approaching Memorial Day.

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki said in a statement “While prices have increased from the lows last year—as demand drastically dipped—prices at just about $3 per gallon are still well in-line with what they’ve been in recent decades.””My dear friend @DrDaliah took her family to Southern California for a vacation. Here are the current gas prices at the corner of San Vicente and Fairfax in Los Angeles.”