Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Oberstar says Bush supportive of bridge repair plan

Email News Alerts

BEMIDJI, Minn. -- U.S. Rep. Jim Oberstar views President Bush's dismissal of his proposal to raise the federal gasoline tax to repair deficient bridges as supportive, not as a veto threat.

Advertisement

"In fact, the president seems to support it," Oberstar, chairman of the U.S. House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, said Thurs-day.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness