TITLE

Officials From Four States Push Congress to Move Fast on Legislation

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/12/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32048, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that state transportation officials of Pennsylvania, Virginia, Utah and Ohio have called on the U.S. Congress to approve new legislation to replace the current law that governs the U.S. highway and public transit construction programs so that states can fund badly needed large-scale transportation project. Congressional approval of the new transportation bill would set federal road and transit spending levels over the next five to six years, which state transportation officials must know to undertake costly, multiyear projects.
ACCESSION #
15628683

 

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