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Motor License Fund revenues slightly higher as state fiscal year ends

July 6, 2010 by · 1 Comment
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The Commonwealth of Pennsylvania ended the 2009-10 fiscal year on June 30 with a massive $1.1 billion deficit.  Motor License Fund (MLF)* revenues, however, ended the fiscal year up $5.4 million. or 0.2 percent above estimates.  While this number is encouraging, the MLF is still yielding far less than needed for an adequate highway program. Read more

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Overcoming our infrastructure deficit

June 29, 2010 by · Comments Off on Overcoming our infrastructure deficit
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Below is an article that appeared in the June 28th edition of Politico. 

By: Rep. James Oberstar
June 28, 2010 04:11 AM EDT

The U.S. surface transportation system was once the envy of the world. In recent decades, however, our roads, bridges, trains and transit have slipped into decline while other nations have made robust investments. Read more