Transportation: Congressman Criticizes Controversial TEA-21 Provision

Sanchez, Humberto
February 2002
Bond Buyer;2/7/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31320, p4
Trade Publication
Reports on the possible elimination of the Revenue Aligned Budget Authority (RABA) which restricts gas tax receipts to federal highway funding under Transportation Equity Act for the 21st century. Efforts to prevent U.S. President George W. Bush from using the provision to cut $8.5 billion from highway funding in 2003; Purpose served by eliminating the mechanism; Concerns regarding the provisions of RABA.


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