Pelosi, Obama Have Blasted Gas Tax Holiday Proposals As ‘Show Biz’ And A ‘Gimmick’

Pelosi, Obama Have Blasted Gas Tax Holiday Proposals As ‘Show Biz’ And A ‘Gimmick’


Will a gas tax holiday actually help American consumers save money? Not according to multiple high-profile Democrats and energy experts.

On Wednesday, President Joe Biden called on Congress to enact a “three-month federal gas tax holiday” and suspend the 18.4 cents federal gas tax to help alleviate pain at the pump for Americans this summer. This temporary solution has long been blasted for its failure to address the root cause of high gas prices.

During the 2008 presidential campaign, then-candidate Barack Obama ridiculed his opponents for advocating for the temporary solution.

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More recently, when asked about a potential gas tax holiday, Pelosi told reporters this past spring that the idea does not actually help consumers.

“We have a situation where there’s money coming out of the highway trust fund.

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