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Change We Can Believe In! A Bill to End the Federal Gas Tax

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This is the kind of things that Republicans should push and push hard. From Reason.com: The notion that U.S. infrastructure is crumbling and underfunded has been common lately, and more such news came in February, when the Department of Transportation

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Lawmakers Seek Higher Gas Taxes to Fund Pet Projects

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We might be paying a lot at the gas pump, but some state lawmakers think we’re not paying enough. Maryland is one state that is considering raising the state gas tax as well as imposing a sales tax on gas,

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Obama Mulls Replacing Gas Tax With Hefty Mileage Tax

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One reason gas prices are so high is that the Feds impose a tax of 18.4 cents per gallon on gas. It’s 24.4 cents per gallon of diesel. We’ve had federal gas taxes since the 50’s to pay for highways

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