TITLE

Senate Panel Approves More Money for Highways in 2003

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
June 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;6/5/2002, Vol. 340 Issue 31401, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the approval of the U.S Senate Environment and Public Works Committee on the legislation for highway construction. Increase of budget for the highway projects; Negotiations on the increase; Effects of tax revenue on highway funding.
ACCESSION #
6846987

 

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