SAN ANTONIO, Texas (CNN) - Traveling around Texas this week with the CNN Election Express, we've been talking to voters and have found the state of the economy to be one of their primary concerns. High gas prices are cited by many as a major burden, and a contributing factor to the general economic slowdown.
But in Texas they produce oil, so high oil prices are an economic benefit to some of the people here.
CNN Senior Business Correspondent Ali Velshi takes a look at some Texans' complicated relationship with record oil prices.
– CNN's Wes Little