President Biden calls for federal and state gas tax holiday
2 days ago - By KETV
'A little bit of breathing room' Biden says
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State House leaders say no to Biden's call for gas tax holiday
2 days ago - By Boston Herald
The president asked and Beacon Hill says, no.
State House leaders in response to a call from President Biden to suspend the gas tax say they'll find some other way to provide relief for residents, but a gas tax holiday isn't going to happen.
“We hear from our constituents loud and clear that their dollars aren't going as far as they used to, and we believe the Legislature has a role to play in providing relief,” House Speaker Ronald Mariano and Senate President Karen Spilka said Wednesday in a joint statement.
The lawmakers went on to say that lowering the gas tax will not mean a savings...
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