STATEMENT FROM GOVERNOR MARTIN O'MALLEY ON PASSAGE OF TRANSPORTATION INFRASTRUCTURE INVESTMENT ACT OF 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ANNAPOLIS, MD (March 29, 2013) – Governor Martin O’Malley today issued the following statement on the passage of the Transportation Infrastructure Investment Act of 2013:
“With the passage of the Transportation Infrastructure Investment Act today, we will support more than 57,000 jobs, ease traffic congestion, and build a 21st century transportation network.
“Maryland has now recovered nearly 95 percent of the jobs lost during the Bush recession, and today’s vote will help us put even more families back to work.
“Thanks to the extraordinary leadership of Senate President Miller, House Speaker Busch and their colleagues in the General Assembly, Maryland is poised to create jobs and expand opportunity.”