Myth busted: Road costs not covered by gas taxes, says report
Published 01/08/2011, Alexandria Echo Press
A new report released this week by U.S. Public Interest Research Group disproves the common misperception that road-building is paid for by user fees, showing that gas taxes cover barely half the costs of building and maintaining roads, a fraction which is likely to fall steadily.Word count: 300
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