ENR article: Obama’s 2014 budget a “mixed bag”

President Obama’s fiscal year 2014 budget proposal again makes a strong pitch for boosting federal infrastructure funding, but only some construction programs would share in the increases, according to an ENR magazine article. Under the president’s budget request, sent to Congress on April 10, highway and transit accounts would receive modest hikes compared with 2013 levels, and General Services Administration funding for federal buildings would soar. However, airport grants and wastewater-treatment facility aid would be cut. The proposal’s fate will depend on congressional budget and appropriations committees. Click here to read the article.


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