Hudson Valley State Senators Want East River Tolls Instead Of MTA Payroll Tax
WCBS 880′s Paul Murnane With Drivers On Manhattan’s East Side
They say it’s not a matter of pulling out the rug from beneath transit.
He calls it taxation without transportation and he says businesses gripe about the tax.
But some drivers out on the roads say they would end up taking the fall.
“I think it’s ridiculous,” said one man. “No way, Jose.”
“Its not fair,” another man said.
One driver responded with a bona fide New York fuggetaboutit. In his words, “They’ll bury us all.”
The other State Senators calling for this are Gregory Ball, William Larkin, Stephen Saland, and Lee Zeldin.