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Transit agencies' money requests rebuffed by Congress

Posted on March 16, 2011

[IMAGE]capitol-hill-lg-2.jpg[/IMAGE]WASHINGTON, D.C. — Officials from more than 30 transit agencies converged on Washington this week to tell Congress that they don't have the money to keep up with demands for service, which is rising due to gas price hikes. A key House Republican said transit systems should streamline and not count on Congress for additional money, reported The Wall Street Journal.

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