Comments on: Raise the federal gas tax Bridges, budgets, bonds Mon, 24 Nov 2014 00:29:08 +0000 hourly 1 By: brotherkenny4 Wed, 06 Feb 2013 16:52:08 +0000 They should raise it enough to pay for the military cost of protecting oil. That is the single biggest job of our military and the military is the single largest contributer to our debt.