Brief McCain's Gas-Tax Plan is On Empty
Leonard E. Burman
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Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Sen. John McCain wants to suspend the federal gas tax for the summer travel season. Truckers say they like the idea. In this Marketplace commentary, Len Burman, Director of the Tax Policy Center explains why Senator McCains proposal wont get us where he wants to go.
Research Areas Economic mobility and inequality Taxes and budgets
Tags Fiscal policy Federal budget and economy