- Equipment World - http://www.equipmentworld.com -
GAO report: States received more highway money than contributed
Posted By Equipment World Staff On November 1, 2011 @ 9:07 am In Construction News | No Comments
The House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure reports that during the course of the last multi-year surface transportation authorization, better known as SAFETEA-LU, from 2005 to 2009, every state received more funding for highway programs than what they contributed to the Highway Trust Fund (HTF), according to a Government Accountability Office (GAO) report.
The report was requested by U.S. Rep. Nick J. Rahall (D-W.V.), top Democrat on the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.
Article printed from Equipment World: http://www.equipmentworld.com
URL to article: http://www.equipmentworld.com/gao-report-states-received-more-highway-money-than-contributed/
Copyright © 2012 Equipment World -- Development. All rights reserved.