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Topic - Vivian E. Watts
"I can't vote for it because it's bad economics, I can't vote for it because it's bad policy, I can't vote for it because it doesn't address the need," she said.
Delegate Vivian E. Watts, Fairfax Democrat and a former state transportation secretary, said the plan yields insufficient money -- particularly in the traffic-clogged urban crescent stretching from Northern Virginia through the Richmond area to Hampton Roads.