Category Archives: gas prices

Just Raise the Stupid Gas Tax

Mary Peters was Bush’s Transportation Secretary, so when she says it’s “game over” for gas taxes her words carry as much weight as you might expect. And her proposal (of course) is toll roads: Peters, who served during President George … Continue reading

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September 13th

Two days after the towers fell, events were still unfolding with tremendous impact, but now they were behind scenes and off-camera. We would only learn about them later, from the most impolite of sources. For now, the shock and horror … Continue reading

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