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NJ residents still against higher gas tax despite alarm over transportation funding

Neither a proposed estate tax cut nor the near-bankruptcy of the Transportation Trust Fund has convinced New Jersey residents to get behind an increase in the state's gas tax, according to the latest Rutgers-Eagleton poll out Thursday.

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Some of the best reactions to how NJ residents feel about a gas tax

Bill Spadea takes reaction to a report that says New Jersey residents would be ok paying more at the pump for better roads. See what our listeners had to say about it now!

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The battle continues over New Jersey’s gas tax

The lame duck session of the New Jersey Legislature officially got underway Thursday with dueling press conferences by Democratic and Republican leaders in the Assembly. A key focus was replenishing the Transportation Trust Fund (TTF), and lawmakers from both sides of political aisle made it sound as if a gas tax increase was all but certain.

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Gas tax hike top priority for NJ Assembly this fall

While the debate continues to swirl around Trenton on how best to fund the state's Transportation Trust Fund (TTF), talk of using a gas tax hike as a revenue raiser is expected to gain momentum this fall once the Assembly returns from its summer vacation.

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Gas tax hike sparks new concern in Trenton

As New Jersey lawmakers continue to argue over how best to fund the nearly bankrupt Transportation Trust Fund (TTF), a pool of money used to fix the state's roads and bridges, a new concern has been brought to the table.

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Transportation Trust Fund closer to depletion

Despite all the talk about hammering out a deal to find a dedicated funding source for the New Jersey Transportation Trust Fund, lawmakers and Gov. Chris Christie have not been able to reach an agreement yet. If no deal is reached by July 1, the TTF will officially go bankrupt and most road and bridge projects will be halted.

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NJ residents are divided on idea of a gas tax hike

For months, New Jersey officials have been talking about an increase in the state gas tax, to save the Transportation Trust Fund from going bankrupt this summer. So far, no plan has been presented.

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Should NJ Raise the Gas Tax? [POLL]

First it was Senator Raymond Lesniak, now a liberal think-tank group named New Jersey Policy Perspective is suggesting a gas tax is the way to raise money to fix NJ's roads.

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Should NJ Raise the Gas Tax? [POLL]

Earlier this week, Trenton has been discussing a tax hike, that would raise the gas tax as one of the ways to help balance the budget.

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