Big Brother Govít Seeks to Tax and Track All Drivers for every mile driven

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    Big Brother Govít Seeks to Tax and Track All Drivers for every mile driven


    So country...taxes on gas prices isnt enough...lets also tax you while your using your gas!

    Obama administration floats draft plan to tax cars by the mile

    "tax could be tracked by installing electronic equipment (GPS type units) on each car to determine how many miles were driven; payment could take place electronically at filling stations."

    By Pete Kasperowicz - 05/05/11 07:45 AM ET

    The Obama administration has floated a transportation authorization bill that would require the study and implementation of a plan to tax automobile drivers based on how many miles they drive.

    The plan is a part of the administration's Transportation Opportunities Act, an undated draft of which was obtained this week by Transportation Weekly.

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    Obama administration floats draft plan to tax cars by the mile - The Hill's Floor Action

    The plan is a part of the administration’s ‘Transportation Opportunities Act
    The actual draft in PDF 500 pages!
    http://thehill.com/images/stories/bl...1/draftdot.pdf

    Also...Massachusetts are looking to pull their own state bill
    Massachusetts Proposes GPS Chip for Taxing Drivers for Mileage

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    if true this would be ridiculous. I would get penalized that I work and live in 2 different states. Its not bad enough that Chris Christie is going to enact a residency bill? Man, so much for looking out for the working man
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    This type of legislation will never pass.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sapentia View Post
    This type of legislation will never pass.
    The fact that they are trying tho.... a little ridiculous.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sapentia View Post
    This type of legislation will never pass.
    I dont believe it will pass either, not now or in the near future but you never know as long as its there there is a chance.

    Its sickening that this gets around though...and if people fall asleep eventually and quietly they will pull it off.

    If you saw the patriot act prior to passing, Id bet we all say the same thing that it would never pass.
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    If passed..umm no more Obama. I can see something like this causing politicians to get killed.
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    propaganda! OP likes to spin you up! This will never happen!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boatcop1 View Post
    propaganda! OP likes to spin you up! This will never happen!
    Seriously, I posted the 500 page bill that you can read.

    My posts have beef, and you just go around accusing people of being conspiracy theorists when they provide you with government documents. I really cant take you serious as you lack any ability to engage in a constructive dialogue.

    Again, here it is
    http://thehill.com/images/stories/bl...1/draftdot.pdf
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