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Christie on gas tax plan: I like parts of it, but more work needed

Gov. Chris Christie still isn’t on board with the revised Transportation Trust Fund plan, even after it capped the gas tax hike at 23 cents. He expects more changes.

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California To Raise Gas Tax
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Gas tax speeds toward Thursday vote, Monday approval, with hike on July 1

Oft-slow lawmakers are finding a higher gear for the gas tax, slated for votes on Thursday and Monday. A hike of 20 cents or more may take effect Friday, July 1.

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(LorenzoPatoia, ThinkStock)
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Huge increase: Gas taxes would more than triple, if prices go up

The plan is introduced, and the including a gas tax hike estimated at 23 cents a gallon — but that number could climb.

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National Average Of Gas Prices Drops Slightly Over Last 2 Weeks
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Gas tax hike for transportation fund: Economic necessity or disaster?

Backers of a higher gas tax say New Jersey needs to improve its infrastructure, but critics say the economic price would be too high.

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Bill Spadea (left) and state Sen. President Steve Oroho
Bill Spadea (left) and state Sen. President Steve Oroho
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3 reasons Sen. Oroho couldn’t convince me to support a 23-cent gas tax hike

He came into the lion's den — I've got to give him credit for that. But I don't think the plan to raise the gas tax is going to do anything but make NJians suffer.

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Sen. Jennifer Beck speaks in opposition to an increase in the gas tax. (Michael Symons/Townsquare Media NJ)
Sen. Jennifer Beck speaks in opposition to an increase in the gas tax. (Michael Symons/Townsquare Media NJ)
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Why both conservatives AND liberals are against proposed NJ gas-tax plan

A plan to hike New Jersey’s gas tax and enact offsetting tax cuts was bashed Wednesday by lawmakers and interest groups from both sides of the political spectrum.

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New Study Documents Consumer Behavior When Gas Prices Fall
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Why lawmakers say you should be thrilled about plan to hike the gas tax

Sure, fuel taxes may go up $1.4 billion. But lawmakers say they're cutting other taxes in ways they will make NJ more attractive and competitive.

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New Jersey governor Chris Christie leaves the Four Seasons Hotel after a meeting with Donald Trump and Republican donors, June 9, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
New Jersey governor Chris Christie leaves the Four Seasons Hotel after a meeting with Donald Trump and Republican donors, June 9, 2016 in New York City. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
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Christie and state government disagree on transportation trust fund

New Jersey lawmakers are vowing to move ahead with legislation establishing a 10-year, $20 billion fund for road and bridge work that includes a 23-cent fuel tax hike in exchange for other tax cuts, but Gov. Chris Christie is not on board yet.

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Koehler Urges Higher Gas Prices
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Bipartisan plan would make NJ’s gas tax 7th highest in U.S.

After waiting months for a Transportation Trust Fund replenishment plan, it appears there are now two. One includes a 23-cent a gallon hike in gas taxes.

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California To Raise Gas Tax
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NJ lawmaker says raise gas tax but let residents deduct cost from income tax

A Republican senator says a gas-tax hike is a fair way to pay for road work because out-of-state drivers would pay. He says NJ residents should get a tax deduction.

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