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Category: Polling


Elway poll shows huge opposition to gas tax

The Seattle Times is reporting that the latest Elway Poll carries terrible news for those pushing a 10-cent increase in the gas tax and other fees to improve maintenance of state highways, boost transit and complete several mega-projects.

All told, 72 percent of 412 polled voters opposed the phase-in of gas taxes at a rate of 2 cents a year for five years and 62 percent opposed an increase in vehicle tab fees. The polling was conducted Feb. 28 to March 2 and had an error margin of 5 percent, the Times said. It linked the full poll results

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