"I've spent money on roads, and we have the second lowest gas tax in America," he said.
The state is reportedly considering a three-cent hike in its fuel tax.
The feds project an increase of over 100 billion miles driven from 2014.
"We need more jobs and we need good jobs," Clinton says.
Lawmakers used $70 billion from other areas of the federal budget in a recent highway bill.
The measure includes $95 million to study future alternatives to the existing gas tax.
An aide calls the measure "a real step forward for our transportation infrastructure."
At issue is the use of Customs and Border Protection fees to fund a multiyear highway bill.
Michigan is increasing its fuel tax by 7.3 cents per gallon.
The "devolution" proposal called for reducing the gas tax by nearly 15 cents.
The proposal would have increased the gas tax by 15 cents.
Lawmakers are facing a Nov. 20 deadline for renewing federal road funding.
No windfall for the American consumer can be allowed in Obama's world.
The state is the latest to consider a local increase as Congress resists a federal hike.
The state is looking for 5,000 volunteers to participate in a pilot program.
The GOP presidential candidate said overseas profits should be taxed at an 8.75 percent rate.
The proposal would increase the Missouri’s 17.3 cents per gallon gas tax by 1.5 cents.
The $305 billion measure is the first multiyear highway measure in a decade.
Lawmakers are considering using a variety of funding mechanisms to avoid raising gas taxes on...
"We need to get the federal government out of this infrastructure business," he said.
The 2016 hopeful said transportation funding should be left to states.
The proposal would put lawmakers on record on the idea of drastically cutting the fuel levy.
Lawmakers have added an extra Rules Committee hearing to process the amendments.
A highway bill amendment would nearly double the U.S fuel tax.