Governor Tim Walz and five other Democratic governors are calling on Congress to suspend the federal gas tax. The request comes in response to soaring gas prices resulting from Russia’s continued invasion in Ukraine. Triple-A is reporting the national average for gas prices at four-17 a gallon. Legislation to suspend the gas tax is pending in the U.S. House and Senate.
Walz, Other Governors Calling For Suspension Of Federal Gas Tax
By Ashley Hanley|2022-03-10T09:43:56-06:00March 10th, 2022|
About the Author: Ashley Hanley
Ashley (Goettl) Hanley is a North Mankato native and Mankato West graduate who made the switch from TV journalism to radio. After five years at KEYC News 12, Ashley is thrilled to be working for KTOE News. Ashley and her husband John, and son John, enjoy spending time in the community. You can also find Ashley coaching and playing softball and supporting her brother on the MSU football team and her sister with Scarlet athletics. Even though she went to the University of Wisconsin-River Falls, Ashley kept her Minnesota roots and is a big Twins and Vikings fan!