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Oregon Testing Out Vehicle Mileage Tax

(CBS) — The idea of the state of Illinois imposing a mileage tax on vehicles in place of the current gasoline tax was met with big opposition last week and the idea was dropped. 312 more words


Boykin Proposes Slight Gas Tax Increase To Combat Violence

Tuesday, April 12, 2016 || Originally Published: Cook County Chronicle || By Kevin Beese 

A 4-cent-per-gallon gas tax hike is being proposed in Cook County to generate funds to stem the violence that is gripping the Chicago area. 667 more words


Gas tax increase wins initial approval in Missouri Senate

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (AP) – The Missouri Senate has agreed on a plan to raise the state’s fuel tax by nearly six cents per gallon to pay for road and bridge projects. 89 more words


Senator Parker on Gas Tax Increase

From State Senator David Parker:
From the first day of this legislative session, there has been talk about a gas tax increase. A potential bill in the highways and transportation committee on Tuesday called for an increase in the state gas tax of 8% which is roughly around 20 cents per gallon. 240 more words

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City explores new program that increases funding for road maintenance and improvements.

Due to more fuel efficient cars, the current gas tax cannot meet California’s current and long-term transportation funding. 239 more words

City Of Sacramento

Dear Tennessee: Why Building More Traditional Roads Won't Work

There’s a bill advancing in the Tennessee legislature that would gut bicycle and pedestrian funding in the Volunteer State.  House Bill 1650 sponsored by Mike Carter, R-Ooltewah and State Senator Mike Carter would prohibit spending gas tax funds on bicycle and pedestrian infrastructure.   636 more words

Car Culture

'Road Charging' Pilot Program Aimed At Offsetting Gas Tax Loss

LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — With more fuel efficient vehicles on California’s roads, a pilot program set to launch in July is the state’s next step toward replacing the gas tax with a road charge. 219 more words