Transportation funding not a Congressional priority, says LaHood

Kilcarr, Sean
April 2014
Fleet Owner Blog;4/ 7/2014, p9
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The article reports that formulating a long-term transportation funding solution is not a priority right now in the U.S. Congress, according to former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation Ray Lahood. He adds that existing transportation bill MAP-21 will likely be extended beyond the 2014 fiscal year. Lahood advocates for higher fuel taxes in which proceeds are to be used for transportation projects at the national level.


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