Manchin Pledges to Block Gasoline Tax HikeUnlike Tim Kaine, whose first act after having been elected governor of Virginia was to leak to the press his intention to raise taxes, Manchin is out there saying he's going to block at least some tax hikes.
By LAWRENCE MESSINA, Wheeling News Register
CHARLESTON - A surge in wholesale prices threatens to boost a West Virginia gasoline tax by more than a third, but administration officials say Gov. Joe Manchin plans to makes good on his pledge to block any such hike. (link)
Can we have a do-over and bring Manchin over here?