E.J. McMahon, president of Empire Center, a conservative think tank, says the Thruway Authority should have increased the bridge toll in anticipation of the project.
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"In a broad sense, we're seeing the worsening of a long-term situation," said E.J. McMahon, research director for the Empire Center for Public Policy, an Albany think tank.
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