TITLE

House Panel Members Call for Sales Tax Hike to Back Traffic-Fighting Initiatives

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberton
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;10/1/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31731, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the appeal of leaders of a House transportation panel to Congress and White House to support their plan to raise the gas tax. Opposition of the White House and conservative members of the Congress to the committee's plan; Increase of traffic congestion; Use of gas tax receipt to fund high way and transit projects.
ACCESSION #
10998266

 

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