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Gasoline Taxes and Infrastructure Spending

AS reported by the AP, and published in the PPH, Sens. Chris Murphy (D-Min) and Bob Corker (R-Ten) are proposing to raise gasoline taxes by 12 cents and subsequently indexing it to inflation, offsetting that increase with tax cuts elsewhere.  The move would help keep the Highway Trust Fund solvent, and increase the gas tax […]