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Texas toll road fight proves how badly we need a gas tax hike

Texas toll road fight proves how badly we need a gas...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 11, 2015

When push comes to shove, Texans can get more than a little rowdy. Of late, their cantankerous streak has flared ...

Oregon offers online calculator so drivers can see what they’ll owe in upcoming pay-as-you-go road usage program

Oregon offers online calculator so drivers can see what...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 11, 2015

OReGO, Oregon’s voluntary Road Usage Charge Program, offers an online calculator to help determine what a drive would pay under ...

18 states and D.C. use variable-rate gas tax for highway, bridge projects

18 states and D.C. use variable-rate gas tax for...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 27, 2015

The latest report from the Transportation Investment Advocacy Center (TIAC) shows that 18 states and the District of Columbia use variable-rate gas ...

Idaho bill proposes increases to vehicle registration fees and fuel taxes to fund transportation efforts

Idaho bill proposes increases to vehicle registration...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 23, 2015

Members of the Idaho House Transportation and Defense Committee have but forth a bill to provide nearly $200 million in transportation ...

Deficient roads and bridges cost Iowa drivers an extra $2 billion each year

Deficient roads and bridges cost Iowa drivers an extra...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 19, 2015

  Twenty-seven percent of Iowa’s major urban roads and highways are in poor condition, and 21 percent of the state’s bridges are ...

Bill introduced to SC House seeks to increase gas tax while another wants to halt all road construction for 5 years

Bill introduced to SC House seeks to increase gas tax...

Posted by Chris Hill on Feb 13, 2015

Members of the South Carolina House of Representatives have filed two bills with very different agendas. If either were to ...

Corporate tax code reforms have early bi-partisan support as method for funding long-term highway bill this year

Corporate tax code reforms have early bi-partisan...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 26, 2015

After President Barack Obama made a brief mention of infrastructure funding in his State of the Union address last week, ...

Polls show states do not support gas tax increase

Polls show states do not support gas tax increase

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 22, 2015

A trio of state polls show voters in states such as Georgia, New Jersey and Utah do not support gas ...

Obama calls for ‘bipartisan infrastructure plan,’ doesn’t mention gas tax increase

Obama calls for ‘bipartisan infrastructure...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 21, 2015

During his State of the Union address on Tuesday night, President Obama called for Congress to pass a “bipartisan infrastructure ...

Budget crunch forces MoDOT to neglect some roads

Budget crunch forces MoDOT to neglect some roads

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 19, 2015

The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) has announced its plan for dealing with budget cuts. The “Missouri’s 325 System” calls for ...

Nancy Pelosi says it’s time to raise the gas tax

Nancy Pelosi says it’s time to raise the gas tax

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 09, 2015

More and more members of Congress are starting to support an increase to the gasoline tax which pays for the ...

New poll shows 67 percent of people are against a gas tax increase

New poll shows 67 percent of people are against a gas...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Dec 19, 2014

Two-thirds of Americans oppose the idea of increasing the 18.4 cent-per-gallon gas tax that's used to fund the country's transportation infrastructure, ...

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