State Senator Pam Helming is joining in on calling for the suspension of the state’s gas tax.
The tax on gas in New York is one of the highest in the nation.
Additionally, the consideration of adding a 55 cent tax hike to each gallon of gas sold in New York is facing opposition.
The would also raise the cost to heat homes by 25%.
While New York is already one of the highest taxed states for gas, this would make it the highest.