McCain's Gas-Tax Plan is On Empty


McCain's Gas-Tax Plan is On Empty

April 18, 2008


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.

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