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What Wisconsin's roads shortfall could mean for taxpayers

MADISON, Wis. (AP) - Often lost in the debate over how to pay for roads in Wisconsin is what the proposed solutions would do to taxpayers' pocketbooks.Under a sweeping plan from Assembly Republicans, trips to the gas station would be pricier as income taxes drop.If Gov. Scott Walker gets his way, taxpayers would pay indirectly through paying off $500 million more in debt. And major highway construction projects would be further delayed.