Fully funding transportation is crucial to reducing national deficit

December 1, 2010

The Associated Pennsylvania Constructors (APC) released the following statement in reaction to today’s recommendation of the National Commission on Fiscal Reform and Responsibility to fully fund the federal Transportation Trust Fund instead of relying on deficit spending.  The commission also recommended dedicating a 15-cent per gallon increase in the federal gas tax to transportation funding, and limiting spending if necessary to match the revenues the trust fund collects each year.  To view a copy of the full release, click here.

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