Quorum Report 4/4/14

To look at current funding sources and use of debt, etc.

The urgent need of the state to address infrastructure like roads and water was underscored again Friday afternoon when Speaker Joe Straus announced which members will serve on a Select Committee on Transportation. The committee’s creation was authorized during one of the special sessions last year.

Per the Speaker’s office, members of this committee will look at the reliability of current funding sources, the use of debt in transportation financing, use of the state highway fund for other agencies and appropriations to the Texas Department of Transportation.

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