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State Net Capitol Journal – June 23, 2014; Federal Highway Trust Fund Running On Fumes
Posted on 23 Jun 2014 by State Net

Budget & Taxes FEDERAL HIGHWAY TRUST FUND RUNNING ON FUMES: For quite some time, state and local transportation officials have been anxiously watching the federal highway trust fund shrink and waiting for Congress to do something about it. "We've... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – July 14, 2014; Federal Highway Funding Bottleneck Forces States To Hit Brakes On Road Projects
Posted on 14 Jul 2014 by State Net

Budget & Taxes FEDERAL HIGHWAY FUNDING BOTTLENECK FORCES STATES TO HIT BRAKES ON ROAD PROJECTS: With the specter of an empty federal Highway Trust Fund looming, states — which count on that fund for 15 to nearly 60 percent of their transportation... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – January 21, 2013
Posted on 23 Jan 2013 by State Net

Budget & Taxes VA GOV PITCHES RADICAL TRANSPORTATION FUNDING PLAN: Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) proposed a radical plan this month to address his state's transportation funding shortage: replacing the state's gas tax, a shrinking... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – February 11, 2013
Posted on 12 Feb 2013 by State Net

Budget & Taxes VA TRANSPORTATION PLAN GETS MIXED RECEPTION: As the deadline for Virginia's House and Senate to pass bills to the opposite chamber came and went last week, Senate Democrats refused to go along with Gov. Robert McDonnell's... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – April 15, 2013
Posted on 15 Apr 2013 by State Net

Budget & Taxes STATES' TRANSPORTATION FUNDING NEEDS TRUMPING TAX AVERSION: This month Virginia's Republican-controlled House and GOP-Democrat-split Senate gave final approval to a $6 billion transportation funding overhaul proposed by... Read More

State Net Capitol Journal – January 21, 2012
Posted on 23 Jan 2013 by State Net

Budget & Taxes VA GOV PITCHES RADICAL TRANSPORTATION FUNDING PLAN: Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell (R) proposed a radical plan this month to address his state's transportation funding shortage: replacing the state's gas tax, a shrinking... Read More