Hometown Station: Democrats Reject Bill To Lower Gas Prices In Santa Clarita

With gas prices nearing $6 a gallon throughout the State, and in Santa Clarita, Valladares called on democrats to suspend the gas tax to save drivers money at the pump. 

“Over 50 cents a gallon is a lifeline for the families I represent,” Valladares said. “I’m incredibly disappointed that the Assembly leadership instead sided with special interests who would rather keep the high gas taxes, especially when we can use existing money from a state budget that right now can afford to give the tax break. As families face soaring gas prices, they need relief. We need to suspend the gas tax and reduce the cost of gas immediately.”

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