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Taxpayers must pay the freight for over-budget train projects
Topic - Commonwealth Transportation Board Subcommittee
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A Virginia transportation subcommittee is weighing a funding shift that would chop state maintenance payments to local governments by more than 20 percent, drawing ire from Northern Virginia legislators who already think they don't get their fair share of cash from Richmond.