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stated on June 6, 2019 in a tweet
"If out-of-state drivers paid gas tax, they would contribute $73 million to fix our roads"
stated on October 9, 2018 in a video
Says Tony Evers will "raise the gas tax by as much as a dollar a gallon."
stated on May 23, 2018 in a tweet
"El precio de combustible ha aumentado un 25% este año" / "The price of gas has increased 25% this year."
stated on February 23, 2018 in a panel at the conservative CPAC conference
"Under the previous administration it was … $100 to fill a car. American energy has delivered. Now it's $60. That’s $40 you have in your pocket … that you wouldn’t have."
stated on June 15, 2017 in a Repeal the Gas Tax campaign article
"This new gas tax does not increase (road) capacity anywhere in the state. It will build no new lanes of freeways. If Californians didn’t like their traffic before, they’re going to like it even less when they’re stuck in the exact same traffic and paying more for their gas."
stated on October 21, 2017 in a Capital Public Radio interview
Californians pay "the highest electricity bills" in the nation.
stated on April 10, 2017 in a press release
California will have the "highest gas tax in the nation" once its 12 cent gas tax hike goes into effect.
stated on October 9, 2016 in the second presidential debate
"We are now, for the first time ever, energy independent."
stated on August 11, 2016 in a tweet
Says "President Obama’s proposed oil tax would cost consumers 24 cents a gallon."
E. Frank Stephenson
stated on August 14, 2015 in a Georgia Public Policy Foundation blog post
"Contrary to media reports, Georgia’s gas tax change led to no price increase at the pump."
stated on March 7, 2015 in a speech
On support for ethanol mandates
stated on February 2, 2015 in in a statement
A bill to eliminate Delta Air Lines’ jet fuel tax breaks "violates federal law and puts the state at risk of losing critical funding from the Federal Aviation Administration."
stated on January 20, 2015 in his 2015 State of the Union address
"America is No. 1 one in oil and gas."
stated on January 2, 2015 in speaking to reporters
The "average taxpayer will see the equivalent of a 2 percent pay raise as a result of low fuel prices."
stated on November 14, 2014 in a press conference in Burma
Keystone XL allows "Canada to pump their oil, send it through our land, down to the Gulf, where it will be sold everywhere else."
stated on November 10, 2014 in an Atlanta Journal-Constitution story
Georgia has some of the highest gas taxes in the Southeast but one of the lowest taxes on gasoline for transportation in the nation.
stated on July 1, 2013 in
Says Obama policies contributed to gas prices rising from $1.89 in January 2009 to $3.51 today.
stated on March 26, 2013 in a constituent email
A recent study of a proposed cap-and-trade policy’s effect on Wisconsin consumers showed it could "raise gasoline prices by 141 percent and electricity rates by 171 percent" by 2030.
stated on October 16, 2012 in a debate
"There are more oil rigs in operation in the United States than the rest of the world combined."
stated on September 30, 2012 in a news release
"When Congressman Langevin took office, gas was around $1.70 per gallon, and now it is near $4 per gallon."