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Washington Lawmakers Consider Gas Tax Increase

Key Washington state lawmakers hope to negotiate an agreement on a transportation revenue package before the end of the year.

CBS Seattle–11/21/2013

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LaHood: Either Commit Hundreds Of Millions To River Project Or Risk Losing More Than $1 Billion In Federal Support

U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood told Washington state lawmakers Wednesday that they must commit hundreds of millions of dollars toward the estimated $3.1 billion Columbia River Crossing project this year or risk losing up to $1.2 billion in federal support.

04/11/2013

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