1/27/2009

State and local governments in the Washington, D.C., are have big plans for funds from the proposed economic stimulus bill. Pending legislation would provide about $1 billion for school construction, transit and clean-water projects in Maryland, according to Gov. Martin O'Malley. Meanwhile, Virginia could receive $800 million to fund highway projects, and state officials say many projects are ready to start as soon as the state receives funding.

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