Technicality could cause states to lose funding

States could lose nearly $9 billion in federal highway funds unless lawmakers amend funding legislation by Oct. 1. State officials are urging them change the current law, and Sen. Barbara Boxer, D-Calif., is drafting legislation that would amend the technicality that would cause the funding to expire. Observers note that it is unclear how quickly lawmakers will pass the bill.

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