Senate Panel Questions Cuts to Airport Improvement Grants

Sanchez, Humberto
March 2006
Bond Buyer;3/29/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32349, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the concern of the members of the Senate panel over the White House proposal to provide 2.75 billion dollar for airport improvement grants for fiscal 2007. Federal Aviation Administration's airport improvement program provides grants to airports to finance capital construction projects. These grants are often used to increase other funding sources. The Senate's central concern deals with the massive cut in the program.


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