If you’ve filled your gas tank since July 1, you’ve probably noticed it costs more. That’s because gas taxes rose from 41.7 to 47.3 cents—a price hike of 5.6 cents per gallon ! This is the latest increase stemming from a 2017 law signed by Jerry Brown to fund transportation projects. Unfortunately, Californians are left paying the highest gas taxes and gas prices in the nation. When will California's hardworking taxpayers ever catch a break?