Senate Passes Transportation Bill – Vermont receives $408 million

Monday, March 19th, 2012

On March 14th, a two-year transportation bill with a provision of $109-billion for transportation projects was passed by the Senate. Written by Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, the bill was approved by a vote of seventy-four to twenty-two.The transportation bill will provide Vermont with $408-million for bridge and road repair work. According to Senator Sanders, anyone […]