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California Considers First Gas Tax Increase Since 1990s; Zero-Emission Cars May Have To Pay, Too

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — A California state senator is considering increasing a tax on gas, as well as a introducing a new tax on hybrid vehicles. 284 more words

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California GOP ready to vote for gas tax increase

Since taking office in 2011, Gov. Jerry Brown has helped to resolve some of California’s toughest fiscal challenges — mainly huge structural deficits and old, forgotten debts. 148 more words

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Transit funding pledges reduce need for new city taxes or fees

Councillors will discuss fresh appraisals of a buffet of tax options to fund transit projects Wednesday, but they’re also set to enjoy some cash infusions from a traditional LRT-building source: provincial and federal largesse. 711 more words

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We are making a difference

As I write this, I just returned from our Nations’s Capital: Washington, D.C.  I do love to visit as I was born there, but more importantly, those of us REALTORS that attend NAR’s May meetings are there to lobby our legislators.   190 more words

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Ewart: CP Rail boss OK with paying higher taxes to help Alberta

In the few months he spent on the board of Canadian Pacific Railway, Jim Prentice should have talked to Hunter Harrison more often about “fair share” and taxes. 767 more words

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Governor Ricketts Vetoes Bills to Raise Gas Tax

Governor Ricketts vetoed LB610 and LB610A which would raise Nebraska’s gas tax. This tax increase passed by the Legislature would make the state’s gas tax the 16th highest in the nation while also surpassing the gas tax rate of every state that borders Nebraska. 196 more words

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Governor signs $900 million transportation bill

ATLANTA (AP) – Gov. Nathan Deal has signed a new $900 million transportation bill into law, including changes to the state’s gas taxes and new fees on electric cars and hotel visits. 114 more words

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