Our roads are in terrible shape, and we are largely to blame. Things wouldn't be so bad if our elected officials had occasionally increased the federal gas tax, which funds road repair and construction at the national, state, and local levels. Unfortunately, that tax hasn't been raised in 22 years... read more
Sales Tax, Gas Tax, Mileage Tax: How To Pay For America's Roads?
U.S. Roads Are In Terrible Shape: How Would You Fix Them?
Obama: Pay As You Drive, Instead of Gas Tax?
As long as we're still driving fossil-fuel vehicles, the way we pay for our roads is pretty straightforward: We fill up at the pump, and for the most part, a big chunk of the... read more
July 23, 2010 by Bengt Halvorson 2