More Popular Issues
See how voters are siding on other popular political issues...
Results from Democrats
Last answered 2 years ago
Distribution of answers submitted by Democrats.
Yes, the Gas Tax is a slippery slope that could lead to making all taxes automaticallly increase with inflation
Data includes total votes submitted by visitors since Dec 31, 2013. For users that answer more than once (yes we know), only their most recent answer is counted in the total results. Total percentages may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
Choose a demographic filter
* Data estimated by matching users to U.S. Census data block groups via the American Community Survey (2007-2011)
4 years ago by thelibertarianrepublic.com
4 years ago by nj.com
4 years ago by fox59.com
4 years ago by washingtonpost.com
5 years ago by citylab.com
5 years ago by dailycaller.com
Data based on unique submissions (duplicates or multiple submissions are eliminated) per user using a 30-day moving average to reduce daily variance from traffic sources. Totals may not add up to exactly 100% as we allow users to submit "grey area" stances that may not be categorized into yes/no stances.
Learn more about Gas Tax
The Massachusetts Automatic Gas Tax Increase Repeal Initiative is a proposed 2014 ballot measure that would repeal the 2013 law that automatically increases gas taxes with the rate of inflation and is sponsored by Jeffrey T. Kuhner, President of the Edmund Burke Institute for American Renewal. Learn more or See recent gas tax news
More stances on this issue
Yes - this is the only way to make energy costs begin to reflect their real cost to society and encourage the development of less damaging sources of energy. 5 years ago from a Democrat in North Billerica, MA
The flat gas tax is out moded. there should be a use tax and it should go towards the roads the driver uses. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Amherst, MA
We should be tax free like New Hampshire and tax more road fees. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Fitchburg, MA
Should be a % tax then it will follow the gas price. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Taunton, MA
Only if the taxes are equally distributed to the entire state. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Northampton, MA
Gas taxes should be significantly but gradually increased. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Woodville, MA
Taxes should be decided by deliberation, not by algorithm. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Leominster, MA
The gas tax should rise, but raising it should be authorized by the legislature. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Somerville, MA
Tax the gas and oil industries. They have been remarkably profitable and astoundingly unaccountable. 5 years ago from a Democrat in Wakefield, MA