Trump says open to raising gasoline tax to fund infrastructure: Bloomberg

Reuters News
Posted: May 01, 2017 12:59 PM

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Monday he would consider raising the federal tax on gasoline to fund infrastructure development "earmarked toward the highways," Bloomberg News reported.

"It's something that I would certainly consider,” Trump told the news agency in an interview on Monday.

(Reporting by Timothy Ahmann; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)