One point Tim Kaine made at his Thursday Staunton Transportation Town Hall meeting was that he had not proposed an increase in gas taxes for two reasons:
1. Current gas prices;
2. Dialogue with the General Assembly left him with the realization they would not agree with an increase on gas taxes in any way, shape, or form.
That made me think back to the gas tax increase proposed by state Sen. Emmett Hanger during the 2008 session....