Governers, Mayors Want More Federal Tranportation Funds

Sanchez, Humberto
May 2003
Bond Buyer;5/8/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31631, p4
Trade Publication
The Washington State and local officials asked a House panel on May 8, 2003 to increase federal funding for transportation infrastructure as a means of helping state and local governments overcome their current financial crisis. �Simply stated, more money must be invested in transportation,� Kentucky Governor Paul E. Patton, chairman of the National Governors Association, told the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee's highway, transit, and pipelines subcommittee at a hearing on state and local transportation needs.


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