Business leaders: Raise gas tax or risk jobs, development

South Carolina could miss out on new jobs and economic development if lawmakers delay passing a gas tax, business leaders said Tuesday. Executives met at the State House to rail against crumbling S.C. roads that they say cost their businesses millions of dollars in extra maintenance and added fuel costs.

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Pete Selleck of Michelin North America explains support for SC gas tax increase

Pete Selleck of Michelin North America explains support for an SC gas tax increase.
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Pete Selleck of Michelin North America explains support for SC gas tax increase 1:33

Pete Selleck of Michelin North America explains support for SC gas tax increase

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