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Investments In Our Transportation Infrastructure

U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx recently announced a $2.5 billion investment which was outlined in President Obama’s Fiscal Year 2015 budget as part of his commitment for continued investments in the transportation infrastructure.  The plan calls for the construction and/or completion of rail, rapid bus transit and streetcar projects in 16 states undoubtedly helping these communities create or sustain thousands of construction-related jobs and help expand transportation choices for hard-working families.  As Secretary Foxx stated. “We are committed to ensuring that every American has access to the ladders of opportunity that lead to success – and access to public transportation is essential to making that happen.”

We ask our visitors to opine on the White House continued support for the transportation sector, is it boosting confidence in the industry in general?

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