May 1 2015

Sen. Thom Tillis, who introduced the bill in the Senate, said continued investments in transportation would help North Carolina remain a bright spot in a sluggish national economy. The act “is a true bipartisan effort to support North Carolina’s military installations and complement the state’s 25-year transportation improvement plan,” Tillis said. That “in turn will generate economic development, provide a boost for local communities and create good-paying jobs.”

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