Sen. Ray Lesniak proposes new gas tax that would raise price 15 cents over 3 years in New Jersey
State Sen. Ray Lesniak is proposing a gas tax hike that would increase 5 cents a gallon every year for three years.
He says the money would pay for road and bridge repairs, but drivers are skeptical.
"Considering I just spent $400 on a new tire because of a pothole, I think they do need it," says Pia Jacangelo, of Upper Saddle River.
Right now, New Jersey's gas tax is 14.5 cents...