Gas tax and toll calculator

Governor Deval Patrick recently proposed a 19-cent increase on the state gas tax to cope with transportation costs. A competing proposal, which has been approved but delayed, would implement toll increases for the Mass Pike. Which plan would cost you more? Discuss…

Gas tax

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Gov. Patrick’s proposal: 19¢ increase per gallon

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MassPike tolls

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Turnpike’s proposal: Increase tolls

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