Some Taxes are Good, But the Good Die Young
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Property and Environment Research Center
There is a budding bipartisan proposal to increase the federal highway gas tax. A Republican senator from Tennessee, Bob Corker, and a Democratic senator from Connecticut, Chris Murphy, are co-sponsoring a bill to raise the highway gas tax 6 cents per gallon twice over the next two years, a 12-cent total increase.
McCormick, Robert E., "Some Taxes are Good, But the Good Die Young" (2014). Publications. 11.