Driving down the deficit

Hage, David; Collins, Sara
January 1993
U.S. News & World Report;1/18/93, Vol. 114 Issue 2, p58
Discusses how President-elect Bill Clinton is rethinking his opposition to higher gas taxes as he inherits a deepening budget crisis. Fiscal dread in the Clinton camp; A broad alliance of economists, business leaders and Clinton's designated cabinet members back the gas tax; How a gas tax could be derailed; The fairness issue; The gas tax's biggest liability; Details.


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