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Nixed gas tax could push back projects on Minnesota roads

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ST. PAUL — Maybe next year.

That is what state lawmakers in charge of the transportation budget are saying about transit and road projects, which likely will be put off.

A gasoline tax planned to be a major part of the House and Senate transportation budget proposals was yanked after Gov. Mark Dayton said Monday that he would not support it, leaving the lawmakers with a revenue hole.

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