Edward Wytkind, President of the Transportation Trades Department, AFL-CIO (TTD) of which TCU is a member, recently commented on the pending markup of the THUD Appropriations bill before the Senate Appropriations Committee:
“The Senate transportation funding bill is a solid step forward in meeting our immediate transportation needs and ensuring that we don’t weaken the nation’s fragile economy by cutting back on job-creating investments. While we know that increased funding levels are needed in all areas of our transportation system, the Committee has crafted a bill that makes the right choices with the limited resources that wrongheaded austerity policies have imposed. “
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