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Five ways to fix the Highway Trust Fund

Five ways to fix the Highway Trust Fund | Taxing & Spending | Scoop.it
Congress has few good options for fixing a major funding gap.
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House Passes Interim Fix for Highway Trust Fund

House Passes Interim Fix for Highway Trust Fund | Taxing & Spending | Scoop.it
The measure passed despite objections by conservative groups who said funding of the nation’s roads and bridges should revert to local and state government control.
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Why the Highway Trust Fund is running out of money, in 5 graphs

Why the Highway Trust Fund is running out of money, in 5 graphs | Taxing & Spending | Scoop.it
Less, more efficient driving is a big problem for highway revenue.
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How is Congress paying for the short-term Highway Trust Fund fix?

How is Congress paying for the short-term Highway Trust Fund fix? | Taxing & Spending | Scoop.it
Lawmakers looked in some odd places to find funding for the $11 billion measure and prevent a reduction in infrastructure spending
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How to stop the U.S. Highway Trust Fund from flatlining

How to stop the U.S. Highway Trust Fund from flatlining | Taxing & Spending | Scoop.it
President Obama will spend the coming week discussing the need to replenish the U.S. Highway Trust Fund. But he won’t propose the best solution to the problem.
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One opinion of how to generate more money for highways.

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Video: How Your Tax Dollars Are Spent

Video: How Your Tax Dollars Are Spent | Taxing & Spending | Scoop.it
You know you have to pay your taxes, but do you know exactly what the federal government spends your hard earned money on? If not, you may be surprised to learn how the government spends the taxes it collects each year.
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