Infrastructure


Feb 22, 2018

CNBC on Gas Tax: ‘If You Just Passed Tax Cuts, Why Are You Raising Prices on Consumers?’

‘Those numbers are kind of painful’ Attempts to increase the federal gas tax have long been rejected by lawmakers due to the disproportionate – or “regressive” – burden it would impose on lower-and…

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Feb 15, 2018

What They Are Saying: Unprecedented Gas Tax Hike Would Disproportionately Hurt the Most Vulnerable on the Heels of Historic Tax Relief

The Problem with Infrastructure Isn’t a Lack of Funds, It’s a Failure of Execution Arlington, VA — A 25-cent gas tax increase from 18.4 cents per gallon to 43…

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Feb 15, 2018

Secretary Chao: ‘Very Regressive’ Gas Tax Will ‘Impact on the Most Vulnerable Within Our Society’

President Trump yesterday “endorsed a 25-cent gas tax hike to pay for infrastructure,” according to reports. But the increase, which would mark the largest increase in the history of the gas…

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Feb 12, 2018

White House Initiative for More Effective, Efficient & Accountable Infrastructure Must Protect Taxpayers

Arlington, VA – The White House today released the president’s legislative goals for maintaining and modernizing the nation’s infrastructure, including important improvements to the regulatory and permitting process to promote greater…

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