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Doyle wants to bring back automatic gas tax increase

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It was three years ago when Gov. Jim Doyle repealed the annual automatic increases in Wisconsin's gasoline tax.

Now, Doyle says he'd like to see the so-called "indexing" return to build up money for road projects in the midst of a $5.4 billion state budget deficit.

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The gas tax used to go up every April, based on inflation.

But in 2005, conservatives called it taxation without representation, because nobody ever voted on those tax hikes.

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