The state is lowering its fuel levy by 2.2 cents per gallon.
DOT officials said 3.148 trillion miles were traveled last year.
Study calls for a new approach to fund roads in lieu of relying mostly on the gas tax.
No windfall for the American consumer can be allowed in Obama's world.
The state is the latest to consider a local increase as Congress resists a federal hike.
The state is looking for 5,000 volunteers to participate in a pilot program.
The GOP presidential candidate said overseas profits should be taxed at an 8.75 percent rate.
The proposal would increase the Missouri’s 17.3 cents per gallon gas tax by 1.5 cents.
The $305 billion measure is the first multiyear highway measure in a decade.
Lawmakers are considering using a variety of funding mechanisms to avoid raising gas taxes on...
"We need to get the federal government out of this infrastructure business," he said.
The 2016 hopeful said transportation funding should be left to states.
Advocates want to tax drivers based on how many miles they travel, instead of at the pump.
The study argues that U.S. fuel prices are likely to remain low for the foreseeable future.
"I've spent money on roads, and we have the second lowest gas tax in America," he said.
The state is reportedly considering a three-cent hike in its fuel tax.
The feds project an increase of over 100 billion miles driven from 2014.
"We need more jobs and we need good jobs," Clinton says.
Lawmakers used $70 billion from other areas of the federal budget in a recent highway bill.
The measure includes $95 million to study future alternatives to the existing gas tax.
An aide calls the measure "a real step forward for our transportation infrastructure."
At issue is the use of Customs and Border Protection fees to fund a multiyear highway bill.
Michigan is increasing its fuel tax by 7.3 cents per gallon.
The "devolution" proposal called for reducing the gas tax by nearly 15 cents.