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Yankee Institute President Carol Platt Liebau Interviewed At Toll Hearing

Yankee Institute President Carol Platt Liebau was interviewed by WFSB News at the March 6 public hearing on Connecticut tolling bills. Click on the image to see the full report.

Even by Northeastern standards we pay extraordinarily high public salaries and public benefits. That’s something that needs to be examined.

Yankee Institute President Carol Platt Liebau

NOTE: Yankee Institute DOES NOT support raising the gasoline tax, we were pointing out that collecting toll revenue is prohibitively expensive and inefficient.

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