House Panel OKs $90 Billion '04 Treasury, Transportation Bill

Sanchez, Humberto
July 2003
Bond Buyer;7/14/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31676, p5
Trade Publication
Focuses on the $90 billion fiscal 2004 spending bill for the Transportation and Treasury Departments approved by the U.S. House appropriations panel, which includes $34.5 billion for highway construction and $580 million for Amtrak company. Priority of the appropriation bill; Displeasure shown by Amtrak president David Gunn on the amount approved under the bill.


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