TITLE

Democratic Bill Offers $50 Billion for Transportation

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;7/2/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31669, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the bill introduced by Democrat Jerry F. Costello which intends to stimulate economic growth by providing $50 billion over 10 years for the construction of transportation and infrastructure projects. Expected impact of passage of the bill on jobs and economic activity in the U.S.; Information on authority given to Amtrak to issue $14 billion of taxable tax-credit bonds over 10-year period; Amount provided in the bill for construction of highway and transit projects; Details of allocation of funds for several other projects mentioned in the bill.
ACCESSION #
10242362

 

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