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Gas tax could be cut

Gas tax could be cut

by John Seiler Golden State drivers might soon enjoy a little tax relief at the pump. The Board of Equalization announced: Sacramento – The California State Board of Equalization (BOE) will consider lowering the excise tax rate for gasoline by $0.075 for Fiscal Year (FY) 2015-16 during its February 24, cialis 2015 meeting in Culver […]

Knee Jerk Tax Hikes

Knee Jerk Tax Hikes

By Jon Coupal For the second time in as many weeks Californians got the news that Sacramento politicians are proposing yet another big tax hike. The truth is that new taxes would never be required were it not for Sacramento’s mismanagement of existing tax dollars. Last week, order it was the proposal to deal with […]

Voters REJECT Gas Tax Hike, Don’t Care About Benefits

Voters REJECT Gas Tax Hike, Don’t Care About Benefits

A new poll shows that more than two-thirds of American voters oppose any increase in the federal gas tax, even if the proceeds would be spent on infrastructure projects. Republished with permission–The Daily Caller Foundation: http://dailycallernewsfoundation.org/ The poll was conducted by Freedom Partners, a nonpartisan free-market advocacy organization, and asked respondents to evaluate statements incorporating the primary arguments […]

Lobbying Intensifies As Congress Considers Gas Tax Hike

Lobbying Intensifies As Congress Considers Gas Tax Hike

Opposing interest group coalitions are taking sides on a proposal to fund transportation projects by increasing the federal gas tax.

Arrogance of the Political Elite Costs You at the Pump

Arrogance of the Political Elite Costs You at the Pump

    . By Jon Coupal It’s election season and finally there’s a bit of good news for California politicians seeking reelection. A recent Field poll shows that, for the first time in seven years, there are more California voters that think they are financially better off than those who believe they are worse off. […]

California’s Gas Tax Nightmare

California’s Gas Tax Nightmare

  . . . By George Runner California taxpayers don’t have to fall sleep to have a nightmare. They experience one each and every day when they encounter a costly, confusing and constantly-changing tax system. Unfortunately, most efforts to change this system only make matters worse. Take the gas tax, for instance. California consumers currently […]

No on the CA gas tax

No on the CA gas tax

Viewpoint By Eric Eisenhammer Greetings! For those of us who commute to work every day, drive pickups, vans, SUV’s and even large trucks, a trip to the gas station can pack quite a wallop. Now, a San Francisco hedge fund billionaire has announced a proposal to increase oil taxes by billions. If he succeeds, gas […]