Highway Bill Compromise Has Higher Spending than Original House and Senate Bills
Created on December 3, 2015
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Sources: Keith Hall, Director, Congressional Budget Office, letter to Bill Shuster, Chairman, Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, U.S. House of Representatives, “Re: Cost estimate for the conference agreement on H.R. 22, the FAST Act, as posted on the website of the House Committee on Rules on December 1, 2015,” December 2, 2015, https://www.cbo.gov/sites/default/files/114th-congress-2015-2016/costestimate/hr22_1.pdf (accessed December 2, 2015), and Eno Center for Transportation, “Highway Trust Fund Spending Authority Growth Amounts and Rates, by Mode, in the FAST Act Conference Agreement.”
CHART 1 • IB 4494
Tags: FAST-Act, transportation, highway-bill