MADISON — A top Assembly Republican on Wednesday, February 15th, said lawmakers were unclear what Gov. Scott Walker’s road funding proposal would be this month, even though Walker telegraphed his plans in the fall. 519 more words
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MADISON — Eight state Assembly Republicans have declined to say whether they would support a gas tax increase to address a gap in transportation funding. 102 more words
TORONTO — At a quintessential Friday morning press conference at a bus terminal in Richmond Hill, Premier Kathleen Wynne announced she had spinelessly caved to her cabinet and caucus and reneged on a pledge to allow Toronto to toll the Gardiner Expressway and Don Valley Parkway, for fear that her hot shambles of a government might lose votes among commuters in the 2018 election. 748 more words
CALIFORNIA PUBLIC PENSION RUNS DRY: GOV BROWN WANTS 141% VEHICLE FEE, 42% GAS INCREASE AFTER LAST 50% SPIKE
Breitbart: “Despite tax collection increasing by 50 percent in the last 9 years, California’s public pension insolvency is forcing Gov. Jerry Brown to propose a dangerously unpopular 42 percent increase in gasoline taxes and a 141 percent increase in vehicle registration fees. 206 more words
Transportation Commissioner Steve Novick celebrates first 20 projects, announces schedule for future repair work and safety improvements.
The temporary 10 cent-a-gallon gas tax approved by Portlanders voters in May takes effect on Jan. 53 more words