Be afraid. Be very afraid.
The idea of a pay-per-mile federal driving tax appears to be gaining ground, despite White House opposition. Without a groundswell of public outrage to tamp it down it could spread through Congress quicker than an outbreak of swine flu.
The chairman of the House Transportation Committee, where a bill to impose such a tariff would ultimately be considered, said this week he thinks Congress needs to quit studying and start acting on a proposal to charge us for every mile we drive.
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Answer by LoriKeet at 10:18 AM on Jan. 21, 2011
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Answer by Carpy at 10:45 AM on Jan. 21, 2011
I thought this was only going to affect toll roads and anyone in the transportation industry.
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