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April 19, 2013MO |  By: Lawson

Missouri Tax Increase

Missourians could get a vote in a penny per dollar tax increase, under a measure presented by the House Transportation Committee.

The 10 year tax increase would help fund transportation projects. Director of Missouri Department of Transportation, Dave Nichols, says the measure would help improve all forms of transportation

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St. Louis City Representative Karla May signals opposition. She says the increase would add additional taxes to residents living in St. Louis or Kansas City.