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Congress debates highway safety funding cuts

from Stateline

Budget battles on Capitol Hill could cost states federal money to fight distracted driving and to roll out graduated licenses for teen drivers. A measure recently passed by the U.S. House of Representatives, controlled by Republicans, would cut funding for highway safety grants to states by $48.5 million. A Senate version, drafted by the chamber's top Democratic and Republican budget writers, would pay for all of the safety grants. The dispute comes in how to pay for a transportation law that Congress passed last summer. more

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