Gas http://kplu.org en Washington Gas Tax Increase Proposal Faces Bumpy Road http://kplu.org/post/washington-gas-tax-increase-proposal-faces-bumpy-road <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2013/02/022013AJ_GasTax_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>OLYMPIA, Wash. – A proposal to raise Washington’s gas tax by ten cents faces a bumpy road in Olympia. House Democrats rolled out the idea Wednesday as part of a $10 billion transportation funding package, but it faced immediate opposition.<p>The plan comes from House Transportation Chair Judy Clibborn. It would increase Washington’s gas tax two-cents per gallon per year for five years. Wed, 20 Feb 2013 23:54:00 +0000 Austin Jenkins 7840 at http://kplu.org Washington Gas Tax Increase Proposal Faces Bumpy Road Gasoline thefts plague some fleet owners http://kplu.org/post/gasoline-thefts-plague-some-fleet-owners <P>Yet, some rental companies and fleet owners say they’re being persistently and repeatedly hit by gas thieves. Some of the victims believe a syndicate must be at work, but police are not so sure. Mon, 29 Nov 2010 16:19:35 +0000 Tom Banse 228 at http://kplu.org Gasoline thefts plague some fleet owners