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House Majority Leader on gas tax increase: ‘Let’s think of something else’

House Majority Leader on gas tax increase:...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 23, 2015

House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-California) thinks lawmakers in the capitol should come up with alternative funding for transportation because ...

Senate Finance Committee hears opposing views on gas tax, emphasis on long-term transportation funding

Senate Finance Committee hears opposing views on gas...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jun 22, 2015

Members of the Senate Finance Committee were presented with testimony stressing the need for long-term funding for transportation projects, but ...

Lee again files bill to get rid of the federal gas tax

Lee again files bill to get rid of the federal gas tax

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jun 12, 2015

As the future of federal transportation funding remains up in the air, two Republican lawmakers have filed a bill that ...

Poll shows most voters would support gas tax hike for roadwork

Poll shows most voters would support gas tax hike for...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 01, 2015

Well more than two-thirds of voters would be willing to more at the pump if it meant the money was going ...

Feds to crack down on widespread construction tax evasion scheme in Florida

Feds to crack down on widespread construction tax...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 14, 2015

The federal government has announced a partnership with Florida state officials to begin cracking down on the widespread use of ...

Alabama has no plans to raise gas tax; state will rely on next year’s bond issue for road projects

Alabama has no plans to raise gas tax; state will rely...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Dec 15, 2014

Gov. Robert Bentley says he has no plans to ask the Alabama legislature to raise the state’s 16-cent-per-gallon gas tax, ...

Reason-Rupe poll: More Americans would designate taxes to infrastructure than national defense or health care

Reason-Rupe poll: More Americans would designate taxes...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 04, 2014

If given the choice, more Americans would be willing to designate taxes to infrastructure than to national defense or health ...

Caterpillar to defend tax strategy before U.S. Senate today, will likely receive support from John McCain

Caterpillar to defend tax strategy before U.S. Senate...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 31, 2014

Caterpillar has confirmed an earlier report by saying it is scheduled to testify in a U.S. Senate hearing on whether ...

CHARTS: Americans don’t pay enough for roads

CHARTS: Americans don’t pay enough for roads

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 23, 2013

A great report from The Atlantic Cities brings two charts into focus that do a great job of illustrating why ...

Resason Foundation proposes per-mile tolling of U.S. Interstate system as a “fair” source of infrastructure funding

Resason Foundation proposes per-mile tolling of U.S....

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 18, 2013

According to a report from our sister site Better Roads, the Reason Foundation, citing of the Internet Highway System, has proposed ...

Guest Blog: Electric vehicles are becoming a taxing problem

Guest Blog: Electric vehicles are becoming a taxing...

Posted by Staff Report on Jun 14, 2013

A recent article on CNN's website called attention to efforts by a handful of states to collect infrastructure revenues from electric ...

Gas Tax 101: 1932 – 2013

Gas Tax 101: 1932 – 2013

Posted by John Latta on Jun 11, 2013

We talk gas tax all day long in this industry. We hear arguments that it should increase (I make many of ...

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