Monday, October 20, 2008

Highway Builders Want $544 Billion

The American Association of State and Highway Officials is considering a request that would double their current funding under the 2009 "Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient Transportation Equity Act: a Legacy for Users" known as SAFETEA-LU.

The highway lobby may request $544.5 billion proposal for the next highway reauthorization bill.

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Streetsblog explains how highway funding is one of the last bastions of socialism in the USA.

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