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Biden asks Congress to pause gas tax

President Biden will ask Congress on Wednesday to suspend the federal gas tax until September as Americans across the country grapple with soaring prices as the pump. The president will urge members of Congress to institute a three-month federal gas tax holiday without stripping money from the Highway Trust Fund that finances highways and mass […]

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Biden praises high gas prices as ‘incredible transition’ Americans must go through

President Biden said that the country is going through an “incredible transition” away from fossil fuels via the high gas prices being experienced nationwide. Biden made the statement on gas prices during a joint press conference with Japan Prime Minister Fumio Kishida on Monday. “Here’s the situation. And when it comes to the gas prices, […]