Ppeople all over the united states of america have to tighten their belts in the face of huge inflation across the country.
Gas is one of the hardest hit commodities, and prices have risen dramatically since the crisis began in Ukraine and Russiabut several states in the country are trying to reduce the impact of inflation.
What is the plan to reduce inflation?
The quickest and most effective way to reduce the impact on inflation is to pay citizens directly through the IRSas was done with the three stimulus check payments during the COVID-19 pandemic.
These payments could go to families with low to moderate incomes, or those earning less than 80% of the national average wage.
This strategy was considered to help those who will be most affected by price increases, while limiting the overall cost of the initiative.
Many say that this strategy, which could see around $1,100 paid, will help low-income families in the short term, and other payments should be considered in the future.
Maryland seeks to freeze gas tax payments
Political leaders in Maryland have announced plans to suspend gas tax payments for 30 days to offset the impact of inflation.
Gas stations would still collect the levy, but would then have to lower gas prices, giving residents a welcome break as prices continue to rise.