House Green-Lights $90 Billion Plan, Gives Amtrack $900 Million

Sanchez, Humberto
September 2003
Bond Buyer;9/11/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31717, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on provisions of a multi-billion dollar fiscal year 2004 spending bill for the U.S. Transportation and Treasury departments approved by the U.S. House of Representatives. Amount to be spent on highway development; Approved amount of funds to be spent on mass transit projects; Money to be spent on the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration's airport improvement program.


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