New plan for transportation

Weber, Rick
February 2008
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The article reports on a plan to increase investment, expand services, repair infrastructure, demand accountability and refocus transportation programs unveiled by the bipartisan National Surface Transportation Policy and Revenue Study Commission in the U.S. The commission called for an increase in the federal gas tax of 25 cents to 40 cents. It enumerates other recommendations by the commission report titled "Transportation for Tomorrow." Also cited are the user-based fees that would address the investment shortfall according to the commission.


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