Oregon Implements Tax On Bicycles. Even Tax-Happy Leftists Are Upset.

What’s funny about this is that the tax is supposed to fund improvements to roads, as noted earlier. But originally, the state passed a gasoline tax that would have done that. At that time, many Oregonians cheered the measure – saying that they would just ride their bikes and it wouldn’t affect them. But that meant not as many people were buying gas, it wasn’t getting taxed, and the money for road improvements never materialized. Hence, the bike tax –