Highway Contract Affirmative Action Programs
In a portion beginning at about 4:40 p.m., senators debated an amendment to transportation funding legislation sponsored by Senator McConnell. It would remove federal affirmative action programs which are used in awarding federal highway contracts.
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Transportation Legislation Debate
In an excerpt from debate in the United States Senate, senators debated the transportation funding legislation.
Senator Byrd spoke about the Omnibus Spending Bill and what the bill includes. He did not approve of the amount of…
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