Delaware Governor Jack Markell recently proposed a one cent increase in the state’s gasoline tax. The state currently levies a 23 cent tax on each gallon of gas—one of the lowest in the Northeast region. Governor Markell...
- New York Sun -- 'Windfall Taxes'
New York Sun -- 'Windfall Taxes'
Republicans in the Senate need to get a grip in respect of energy prices. The Energy and Commerce committees are getting set to grill, next week, oil executives on why profits are so high while prices are high, too. As if convening hearings on such a tautological question weren't bad enough, at least a few allegedly Republican senators appear dangerously close to stretching out the greedy hand to "solve" the "problem," and one of those has already defected to the dark side.
Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley’s office took a swipe at a grass-roots citizens’ group over a report claiming people are leaving Maryland for Virginia, beginning a fight in cyberspace between the governor, the citizens’ group and an established...
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