TITLE

Committee Asks GAO to Check Bush's Transportation Budget

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;
SOURCE TYPE
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on a request made by the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee for assessment of validity of calculations and assumptions of President George W. Bush' s administration in developing the transportation budget figures. Possible reduction in federal spending for transportation projects; Utilization of funds in financial mechanism for maintaining and improving transportation infrastructure.
ACCESSION #
8637175

 

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