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California Gas Tax Hike Goes Into Effect; Now Highest In Nation

California Gas Tax Hike Goes Into Effect; Now Highest In Nation

CBS/AP
July 01, 2013 | 6:32 AM

SACRAMENTO (CBS/AP) — Starting this week California drivers are spending more to fill up at the pump.

A 3.5-cents-per-gallon tax hike went into effect Monday.

The increase was approved by the state Board of Equalization in February, in order to make up for tax revenue shortfalls in past years.

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