Biden Calls For 3-Month Suspension Of Federal Gas TaxPresident Joe Biden on Wednesday called on Congress to suspend federal gasoline and diesel taxes until the end of September, framing the move as necessary to provide relief to American consumers but itself not enough to resolve the problem of surging energy prices.
These Two States Passed Gas Tax Suspensions, Michigan May FollowAs inflation and Russia's war on Ukraine force consumers to pay more at the pump, some states are temporarily suspending their gas tax — and others may follow.
Michigan Legislature Votes To Halt Gas Tax; Gov. Whitmer OpposedMichigan lawmakers voted Tuesday to suspend the state's 27.2-cents-a-gallon gasoline and diesel taxes for six month, finalizing a bill that Gov. Gretchen Whitmer has signaled she will veto.
Michigan House Votes To Pause State Gas Tax, Heading To SenateThe House legislation, which was approved 63-39, will go to the governor once the Senate votes next week.