President Joe Biden called on Congress to suspend the federal gas tax to "bring families just a little bit of relief" as average gasoline prices exceed US$5 a gallon. The tax is 18.4 cents on regular gasoline and 24.4 cents on diesel. Biden's proposal would rescind both taxes for 90 days.
Federal gas tax holiday: Experts call it ineffective, counterproductive
- 23. 6 2022 (15:10)