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May 12, 2008 Poll Results

Should the state and federal government suspend the tax on gasoline from Memorial Day to Labor Day?

Yes 57% 327 votes
No 39% 224 votes
Not sure 2% 16 votes
Total: 567 Votes

Note: This is not a scientific poll. The results reflect only the opinions of those who chose to participate.


May 12, 2008
2:42 p.m.

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By suspending the tax for three months, the government is doing the American public a huge disservice by delaying the inevitable sticker shock. This is a populous cause, based in grass roots with no economic basis. What happens to the maintenance of the roads during the three month suspension of revenue? Where will the money come from to pay for maintenance? Payroll Taxes?

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