Truck pollution fee: An interesting concept


http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2011-06-07/trucks-in-europe-will-face-eu-toll-charges-for-air-pollution-noise.html

Furthermore, truck traffic destroys the road surface. It is my understanding that New Jersey phased out the weighing stations long time ago. Diverting more transport to rail will be very advantegous, both for the environment and in terms of long-term cost.

Elimination of the tax on dividends of S corporations could create some opportunities to strengthen environmental laws.

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