The gas crunch | Arkansas Blog

Wednesday, May 21, 2008

The gas crunch

Posted By on Wed, May 21, 2008 at 6:16 AM

Gov. Mike Beebe says the state may have to reduce miles driven by state agences on account of high fuel prices.

So, then, again: Does the state need to take active steps that encourage long commutes by employees? Let them commute if they must, but let's not subsidize the folly with work schedule, parking expenditures and road building all designed to improve the lot of the long-distance commuters.

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