Conservative groups unite to host ‘Stop the Gas Tax’ rally Saturday


Activists from around the state will be taking to the steps of the State House on Saturday, March 2 to protest the proposed gas tax increase that the state legislature is expected to take up this session.

The rally is being promoted by a coalition of groups that include the Alabama Legislative Watchdogs, Common Sense Campaign (a Mobile based tea party organization), the Libertarian Party of Alabama, the Alabama Conservative Coalition, the Constitution Party, and others.

Earlier this week, Gov. Kay Ivey announced her proposal to raise the state’s gas tax 10-cents to pay for infrastructure improvements.

The Stop the Gas Tax Increase rally will take placeSaturday, March 2 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. on the State House steps across from the Alabama Capitol in Montgomery.