Filling The Transportation Shortfall
People are driving more fuel-efficient cars, which is just one reason that Vermont transportation revenues are down. That means that the state could miss out on available federal funds. Some lawmakers want to raise new transportation revenues so this funding doesn't go unclaimed.
House Transportation Committee Chairman Pat Brennan of Colchester and Dick Mazza, who chairs the Senate Transportation Committee, discuss the options available to the state.
Also on the program, VPR's John Dillon provides analysis of the week's news.
And we listen back to the voices in the news.