Officials From Four States Push Congress to Move Fast on Legislation

Sanchez, Humberto
January 2005
Bond Buyer;1/12/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32048, p5
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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.


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