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Re: Gas Prices

Postby sandman » Mon Feb 12, 2018 7:48 pm

California Gas Prices Expected To Reach $4 A Gallon
I gotta say that $4 isn't that big of a deal and so I'm not concerned, but I know some people who are already obsessing...
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Re: Gas Prices

Postby CrustyOldFart » Tue Feb 13, 2018 8:46 am

sandman: Four dollar gas doesn't really concern me much at all. Tax based on usage is the best way to fund road repairs and improvements. The more gas used, the more tax you pay. It's simple as that. Taxation based on usage encourages people to use efficient cars while allowing those who can afford it to drive gas guzzlers. It's freedom and democracy in action!
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Re: Gas Prices

Postby Sparky of SoCal » Tue Feb 13, 2018 11:14 am

I don't mind paying inflated gas tax if it is not being wasted. If it goes to road repair and not pension plans. Pension plans should come out of the general fund. Rather than audit where the monies go and make sure there not being wasted Moonbeam just raises the tax.
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