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Lawmakers in D.C. Looking to Pump up the Federal Gasoline Tax
Despite the bitter cold and snow that characterizes this time of year, we always manage to find ways that warm our hearts. Lately all you have to do is look at the gas prices.
According to the AAA, gasoline prices are starting to increase after dropping to the lowest levels since 2009. Today, the national average now sitting at $2.11 (as of 2/04/15). The lower cost for gasoline has placed an additional $14 billion of disposable income in consumer’s hands. Yes, there is joy to be found amidst the cold—that is until the politicians take notice.
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Posted in Federal Tagged Dick Durbin, Earl Blumenauer, James Inhofe, Jan Schakowsky, John Thune, Nancy Pelosi, Orrin Hatch Comments Off on Lawmakers in D.C. Looking to Pump up the Federal Gasoline Tax