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Gas tax hike a blip, so far

The much feared Georgia gas tax hike (which caused more quaking among state politicians than the actual citizenry) has been in effect almost a week. And so far, it has barely caused a ripple in the public consciousness. 273 more words

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'Insane’: Oregon eyes different method for taxing drivers

Having already cracked down on thoughtcrime, next up for some in Oregon’s state government could be a new method of taxation for drivers:

Oregon launches program to tax drivers by the mile

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Gas Tax To Increase in 6 States This Month

Despite a politically hostile climate for anyone considering increasing taxes, somehow lawmakers in six states (mostly in the North and West) managed to do just that. 292 more words

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Michigan Senate OKs 15-Cent Gas Tax Hike For Roads [Podcast]

LANSING (WWJ/AP) –  The Republican-led Michigan Senate narrowly passed a 15-cents-a-gallon gas tax hike on Wednesday with Lt. Gov. Brian Calley serving as a tie-breaker. 250 more words

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Michigan Senate Panel OKs 15-Cent Gas Tax Hike For Roads

By DAVID EGGERT
Associated Press

LANSING, Mich. (AP) – A Michigan Senate committee has approved a $1.4 billion road-funding plan that would raise the state gasoline tax by 15 cents a gallon over three years. 114 more words

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Higher gas taxes start tomorrow in Georgia

Be sure to fill up your gas tank before tomorrow. That’s when Georgia’s new gas tax goes into effect.

The Georgia General Assembly’s Transportation Funding Act of 2015 hopes to raise funding for transportation improvements through this flat tax. 222 more words

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Michigan Senate Considers 15-Cent Gas Tax Hike For Roads

LANSING (AP) – Republicans who control the Senate are considering a $1 billion-plus road-funding plan that would raise the state gasoline tax by 15 cents a gallon over three years and trim the income tax if Michigan’s general revenues rise above inflation in any given year. 399 more words

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