Just Say No To Gas Taxes

The editorial board at the Las Vegas Review-Journal, like me, doesn’t care much for a federal panel’s proposal to jack up gas taxes even more than their ridiculously high rates:

Because working-class people spend a much higher percentage of their paychecks driving to work, high gasoline taxes are regressive — they disproportionately hurt the working poor. Family paychecks barely cover our basic costs. Find the money somewhere else.

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