Transportation Questions

Sanchez, Humberto
December 2004
Bond Buyer;12/30/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32040, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports that Congressional approval of a new five- or six-year bill to replace the current law governing the nation's highway and transit programs remains the top goal of both lawmakers and transportation lobbyists alike in 2005 but it will not be an easy task. The current law, the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century, first expired October 1 of last year and has been renewed six times since. During that time Congress has been unable to work out an agreement over how much funding to provide in the final bill.


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