Zero Hedge: These Six States Just Raised Their Gasoline Tax

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According to the Citizens for Tax Justice and the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP), starting today, six states will increase their gas taxes to help pay for transportation projects.

Beginning July 1, drivers in Idaho, Georgia, Maryland, Rhode Island, Nebraska and Vermont will be charged more at the pump as a result of laws taking effect at the start states' new fiscal year.

There is some good news: a seventh state, California, is decreasing its gas tax by 6 cents, according to the group.

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