TITLE

Senate leader may make ISTEA wait a while after all

AUTHOR(S)
Kinnander, Ola
PUB. DATE
January 1998
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;01/26/98, Vol. 323 Issue 30317, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the consultations being made by Senate Majority Leader Trent Lott with other senators on whether to seek a floor vote on transportation legislation within a couple of weeks from January 1998 or wait until the US Congress agrees on a budget package. Features of the proposed Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act (ISTEA); Prospects for the passage of the bill.
ACCESSION #
174718

 

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