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May 2, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans discusses proposed legislation in Louisiana that would gradually increase the state’s gasoline tax from 38.4 cents-per-gallon to 56.4 cents-per-gallon by 2031.
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Taxes
Transportation
May 1, 2019
By Duggan Flanakin
North Dakota joined 20 other states imposing fees on electric vehicles, on April 11.
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Energy
Transportation
April 24, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans discusses a new proposal in Wisconsin which includes a provision to hike the state fuel tax and increase fees on licensing and registration.
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Taxes
Transportation
April 18, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a proposed increase of Illinois’ gasoline tax along with several vehicle and registration fee hikes.
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Taxes
Transportation
April 18, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans discusses a proposed increase in Minnesota’s gasoline taxes that would be the largest in the state’s history.
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Taxes
Transportation
April 10, 2019
By Hayley Sledge
The state’s tax on gasoline would rise 18 cents to pay for roads and bridges.
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Transportation
Government Spending
April 8, 2019
By Michael LaFaive
An analysis of Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's proposed 45-cent gas tax hike, and alternative tax/spending offsets.
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Taxes
Transportation
Economy
March 27, 2019
By Hayley Sledge
Gov. Tim Walz is calling for a nearly 70 percent increase in the state’s tax on gasoline
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Taxes
Transportation
Government Spending
March 25, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans discusses several legislative proposals in Ohio that would increase the state’s motor-fuel tax rates and why this is not the best approach to generate revenue for the state's roads.
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Taxes
Transportation
March 15, 2019
By Baruch Feigenbaum
If project is built and put into operation, Texas Central could default on its loans, require a taxpayer bailout, or both.
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Transportation
Government Spending
March 15, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans discusses a proposed gas tax hike in Michigan that would make the state's gas tax rate the highest in the country.
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Taxes
Transportation
March 8, 2019
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines a new effort in Alabama to increase the state's gasoline tax and outlines how such an increase will not address Alabama's road fund woes.
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Taxes
Transportation
January 31, 2019
By Thomas A. Hemphill
The automotive industry thought that 2018 would be the “breakthrough” year for consumer acceptance of autonomous vehicles.
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Transportation
Regulation
January 25, 2019
By Bill Eastland
California State Auditor Elaine M. Howle says mismanagement by the California High-Speed Rail Authority is responsible for cost overruns.
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Transportation
Transportation
Government Spending
January 18, 2019
By Bette Grande
Bette Grande testified before a North Dakota committee about penalizing people who damage a critical infrastructure facility.
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Transportation
Energy
November 15, 2018
California State Auditor Finds High-Speed Rail Project Mismanagement, Cost Overruns, and Delays
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Transportation
Government Spending
Government & Politics
October 12, 2018
By Sarah Quinlan
Voters in San Francisco, California in November 2019 will consider a ballot question that would add a 3.25 percent tax on rides by peer-to-peer transportation network companies (TNC) such as Lyft and Uber, two popular services.
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Taxes
Transportation
October 12, 2018
By Brandi Wielgopolski
New Jersey drivers are paying even more at the pump as the state’s gasoline tax went up yet again in October.
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Taxes
Transportation
September 21, 2018
By Ashley Herzog
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio approved a package of eight bills targeting Uber, Lyft, and other ridesharing companies doing business in the city.
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Regulation
Transportation
Economy
September 20, 2018
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines Kentucky's gas tax, how it fails to generate needed revenue for transportation projects, and the need for a new source of road funding.
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Taxes
Transportation
 

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