Senate to Decide on Funds for Infrastructure Bank, Rail

Dutton, Audrey
September 2009
Bond Buyer;9/14/2009, Vol. 369 Issue 33182, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that the U.S. Senate is likely to decide whether it will join the House in approving funds for the establishment of a national infrastructure bank and pay for high-speed rail projects. It states that the Senate starts debating the fiscal 2010 transportation and housing appropriations bill. Meanwhile, the administration proposed moving responsibility for the lion's share of federal highway funding from the ailing highway trust fund and into the general fund.


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