Bos on Democrats delaying gas tax increase: 'It will be followed by 2 gas tax increases next year'

State Rep. Chris Bos criticized Democrats for delaying an increase on gas taxes originally scheduled for July, and the Illinois Fuel & Retail Association is planning to sue the state over the gas pump sticker mandate.

"Illinois Democrats should work with us to address the structural issues that have caused our state to have the highest effective tax rates in the nation rather than expecting accolades for a 6-month pause on the gas tax increase," Bos said in a Facebook post. "Especially when it will be followed by two gas tax increases next year." ... 

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By Ariana Chiarenza, Lake County Gazette, April 29, 2022.