Poll: New Yorkers want gax tax suspended for summer

Reinhardt, Eric
May 2008
Business Journal (Central New York);5/23/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 21, p5
The article reports on the findings of the public opinion poll from the Siena College Research Institute (SRI) regarding New York's 32-cent-per-gallon tax on gasoline for the summer. Based on the survey, 61 percent of the respondents would welcome the idea for a gas tax, while 35 percent are against it. According to State Senate Majority Leader Joseph L. Bruno, they have approved a bill, which would scrap the tax between Memorial Day and Labor Day.


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