Bond rating firm not alarmed by gas tax suspensions

Analysis differs from what Mass. officials have been saying

IN CONNECTICUT, Democratic Gov. Ned Lamont and the Democrat-controlled legislature responded to the sharp runup in fuel prices by passing a law suspending the state’s 25-cent excise tax on gasoline and eliminating bus fares statewide for a three-month period running from April 1 to June 30. For good measure, the Connecticut legislation tossed in a(...)

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