Who Should Pay for Michigan's Road Fixes? - Paycheck

Who Should Pay for Michigan’s Road Fixes?

Heavy trucks, businesses should help fund Michigan road repairs, top Democrats say

CLOSE LANSING, Mich. – With Republicans firmly opposed to a 45-cents-a-gallon fuel tax hike, Democratic lawmakers want businesses to do more to help fix the roads. A new $1.2 billion proposal from House Democrats would raise the state’s corporate tax, create a new 6-cents-a-mile tax for heavy trucks and charge bridge tolls to tractor-trailers.

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