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A man votes in a polling station in Lawrence. (WBZ-TV)

Mass. Ballot Questions Order Announced; Casino, Sick Time Questions Included

Massachusetts Secretary of the Commonwealth William Galvin has announced the order of questions on the November ballot.

07/03/2014

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Gas-Tax Repeal Gaining Momentum

Since last year, drivers have been paying three cents more tax-per-gallon in Massachusetts, under a new law that will automatically raise that tax in the future.

05/20/2014

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NH House Will Vote On Hiking Gas And Diesel Tax 4 Cents To Fund Highway Work

New Hampshire’s tax on gasoline and diesel would rise for the first time since 1991 under a bill being voted on by the House next week.

04/19/2014

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NH Weighs Possible $0.04 Gas Tax Increase

New Hampshire’s Senate Ways and Means Committee is going to be taking up on Tuesday the thorny issue of whether to raise New Hampshire’s tax on gas and diesel.

03/01/2014

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Gas Tax Question Could Be Headed To 2014 Ballot In Massachusetts

Activists targeting a portion of a new state law automatically linking future hikes in the gas tax to increases in the rate of inflation say they’ve submitted more than the required number of signatures needed to put the question on next year’s ballot.

11/21/2013

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Mass. Ballot Question To Target Gas Tax Increases

Activists are targeting a portion of the state’s new gas tax law that automatically links future tax hikes to increases in the rate of inflation.

08/06/2013

Governor Patrick delivers his State of the Commonwealth address, Jan. 16, 2013. (Photo: Eric Haynes/Governor’s Office)

Patrick Wants Gas Tax Amendment For Transportation Bill

Gov. Deval Patrick is asking lawmakers to approve a change in a transportation finance bill that would allow an increase in the state gasoline tax if tolls are removed from the western portion of the Massachusetts Turnpike.

07/02/2013

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NH Lawmakers Consider A 15-Cent Gas Tax Hike

New Hampshire motorists would pay 15 cents more per gallon of gas or diesel fuel under a bill due to be voted on by the House on Wednesday.

02/23/2013

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Patrick Tones Down Talk Of Gas Tax Hike

Gov. Deval Patrick is giving the state Department of Transportation more time to complete a report on financing the state’s transportation system.

01/05/2013

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Keller @ Large: Time To Face Reality – Gas Tax And Tolls

I don’t want to pay more for gas or tolls either. But we cannot have a viable economy without usable roads and bridges and functioning, reasonably affordable public transit.

03/29/2012

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