Michigan gas tax

12:18 pm
Thu December 18, 2014

Deal Reached on Road Funding

Agreement announced on last day of "lame duck" session of Legislature
Lansing — Michigan voters will be asked to approve a 1 cent increase in the 6 percent sales tax as part of a road funding plan Gov. Rick Snyder and legislative leaders announced late Thursday morning.
6:53 am
Fri December 12, 2014

Road Funding Bills Head to Conference Committee

Lawmakers are looking for an agreement before "lame duck" session ends next week
Lansing — The House and Senate sent their competing road funding proposals to a special six-member conference committee Thursday in a last-ditch effort to reach an agreement next week before lawmakers adjourn for the year.
7:56 pm
Mon December 1, 2014

Snyder Tours Roads in Detroit, Pushes for Legislative Action

Governor called on the state House to approve the Senate plan raising state gas taxes
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder visited a big hole along the John C. Lodge Freeway in Detroit this morning as he encouraged the Legislature to pass a roadwork funding bill in the final weeks of its lame-duck session.
7:23 am
Mon December 1, 2014

Battle Over Road Funding Expected in Legislature

Lawmakers are scheduled to return Tuesday from Thanksgiving recess
Lansing - Road builders and lawmakers are at odds over whether the industry can handle an annual $1 billion-plus infusion of cash that would result from the Snyder administration's effort to hike taxes dedicated to rebuilding the state's transportation infrastructure.
8:10 am
Tue November 25, 2014

Bolger May Seek Alternative Road Funding Plan in Lame Duck Session

Marshall Republican's plan would not require voter approval
Lansing - House Speaker Jase Bolger is pushing an idea to boost road funding that seeks to ensure all state taxes on motor fuel are dedicated to repairing Michigan roads while not affecting prices at the pump.