Biden calls for 3-month suspension of gas and diesel taxes

PRESIDENT JOE BIDEN speaks about gas prices in the South Court Auditorium on the White House campus, Wednesday in Washington. Biden is calling on Congress to suspend federal gasoline and diesel taxes for three months — an election-year move meant to ease financial pressures. EVAN VUCCI / ASSOCIATED PRESS
WASHINGTON (AP) – President Joe Biden on Wednesday called on Congress to suspend federal gasoline and diesel taxes for three months — an election-year move meant to ease financial pressures that was greeted with doubts by many lawmakers. The Democratic president also called on states to suspend their own gas taxes or provide similar relief…

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