Fuel Tax http://tspr.org en Lawmakers could increase Iowa’s fuel tax. http://tspr.org/post/lawmakers-could-increase-iowa%E2%80%99s-fuel-tax <p>Two Southeast Iowa lawmakers believe the state&rsquo;s fuel tax will eventually increase.</p><p>State Senator Gene Fraise (D-Lee County) and State Representative Jerry Kearns (D-Keokuk) do not foresee an increase during an election year.</p><p>The two recently spoke to members of the Keokuk Area Chamber of Commerce during a legislative luncheon.</p><p>Fraise says a proposal gaining support in Des Moines would increase the fuel tax by four cents/year for two years.</p><p>It would take effect next year.</p> Mon, 16 Jan 2012 06:11:26 +0000 Jason Parrott 577 at http://tspr.org Lawmakers could increase Iowa’s fuel tax.