Chu: I would give myself an A for energy prices The Daily Caller ^ | 03/20/2012 | Mathew Boyle Secretary Chu | Grade A | Gas Prices | The Daily Caller Energy Secretary Steven Chu told a House panel Tuesday that hed give himself top marks when asked to grade his policies effects on energy prices. Rep. Darrell Issa, the chairman of the House committee on Oversight and Government Reform, asked President Obamas top energy official if hed grade himself with an A minus on controlling the cost of gasoline at the pump. Chu responded by saying hed give himself a better grade than that. The tools we have at our disposal are limited, but I would I say I would give myself a little higher in that since I became Secretary of Energy, Ive been doing everything I can to get long-term solutions, Chu said. Chu would give himself the top grade on gas prices despite that fact that the average price for a gallon of gas just hit $3.87 the highest ever recorded in the month of March, according to ABC News. (Excerpt) Read more at dailycaller.com ... A "A", I'd give him a D.