tolls

To pay for highways, expanded tolls are better than higher gas tax

Editors, Washington Examiner

That average motorist should of course pay his fair share for federally funded infrastructure — after all, many motorists do use highways. But it simply isn’t fair to rely on the gas tax as the big infrastructure funding solution for the future. It would be much fairer, and just as feasible given current technology, to let the states toll many more highways and to lean on higher truck tolls especially.