transportation funding

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Virginia Road-Funding Law: Long-Haul Fix or Jump Start?

You didn’t notice the 6.4 cents-per-gallon overnight drop in the price of gasoline the morning of July 1? You didn’t notice it because it didn’t happen.


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O’Malley Signs Gas Tax, Announces Transportation Projects

Gov. Martin O’Malley signed Maryland’s first gas tax increase in 20 years into law on Thursday and announced $1.2 billion in highway and transit projects.


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Md. Senate President Expects Transportation Bill

Maryland’s Senate president says he’s confident Gov. Martin O’Malley will submit a transportation funding measure early next week.


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Va. House Passes Minor Road Funding Change

Two Senate floor amendments that would have offered alternative Virginia transportation funding streams were rejected late Tuesday, leaving only a single House bill as Gov. Bob McDonnell’s hope for a defining transportation reform legacy.


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Va. House Panel Backs Transportation Funding Bill

Gov. Bob McDonnell’s transportation funding package cleared its first major legislative hurdle Wednesday.


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Va. Governor Proposes Replacing Gas Tax

Gov. Bob McDonnell proposed a five-year, $3.1 billion transportation funding package Tuesday that would include replacing the state gasoline tax with a sales tax increase of less than a penny on the dollar.