$255 Billion for Roads

Sanchez, Humberto
November 2003
Bond Buyer;11/13/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31761, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the approval of a legislation by the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee concerning the budget for highway construction and state infrastructure banks program in the U.S. Appropriation of highway and trust fund; Comments from Senator James M. Inhofe (R-Okla.) on the insufficient revenues going into the highway trust fund; Initiatives taken by the Finance Committee in finding ways to support the program; Authorization given to the Department of Treasury regarding the issuance of taxable tax-credit bonds.


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