Cozen O’Connor: Trucking Industry Targets Barrasso on the Gas Tax

Trucking Industry Targets Barrasso on the Gas Tax

Sunday, January 28, 2018

Robert Freeman, a Government Relations Principal in the firm's Public Strategies Group, was quoted in the National Journal's article, "Trucking Industry Targets Barrasso on the Gas Tax." A dispute between two prominent Wyomingites is poised to determine the fate of a critical funding mechanism for a heavily anticipated infrastructure package. Rob discusses the reality of using public-private partnerships as a funding mechanism for President Trump’s highly anticipated infrastructure package. Rob said, “In rural areas, it costs more to put the tolling in place than you’re going to raise [through tolls].”

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