Evers expects transpo task force to recommend gas tax increase


Gov. Tony Evers says he expects his Transportation Stakeholder Task Force to recommend an increase to the gas tax.
Evers said Tuesday "there seems to be some consensus" among the 34-member task force, which has met twice since being commissioned Jan. 30.
"From what I hear, at least part of it is a gas tax increase," he said.
The guv didn't offer specifics on how large of a gas tax hike he expects the task force to recommend and noted that he wants to see the body's final recommendations before making a decision on what to include in his budget, which will be released Feb. 28.
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