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What do you think of presidential candidate Sen. John McCain asking Congress to suspend the 18.4 cent a gallon federal gas tax from Memorial Day until Labor Day to provide ''an immediate economic stimulus''?

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Poll Results: 1,224 votes
44%
Terrible idea. It would encourage people to drive their cars even more!
 
38%
Great idea. Drivers need some relief at the pump.
 
19%
Not sure.
 



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Sue H.
Friday August 29, 2014, 10:23 PM


McCain should have retired.

LMj Sunshine
Saturday July 19, 2014, 10:55 PM


Not good idea

LMj Sunshine
Saturday July 19, 2014, 10:55 PM


Not good idea

LMj Sunshine
Saturday July 19, 2014, 10:54 PM


Not good

LMj Sunshine
Saturday July 19, 2014, 10:54 PM


Ty

LMj Sunshine
Saturday July 19, 2014, 10:54 PM


Ty

Janis K.
Thursday January 9, 2014, 7:14 AM


bad idea

John B.
Friday November 15, 2013, 2:49 AM


It was A terrible idea.

Azaima A.
Tuesday October 22, 2013, 9:24 AM


he's just pandering

Alan Lambert
Thursday October 17, 2013, 2:04 PM


Actually AS A TEMPORARY MEASURE in 2008 this was not a bad idea. It's neither something that we should do often or even routinely because gas taxes pay for roads and now since mileage is getting better the road budgets are getting shorter, but for that one summer I could have supported it. We also need a new funding stream for the Highway system because electric cars are not using gasoline but they are using the roads. I don't have an answer, but it's something we need to think on...



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