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Senate to Vote on Highway Trust Fund Bill This Week; D.C. Metro Opens New Silver Line - Late Edition, July 28

by Jihun Han / /

Today's Taxpayer News! 

The Senate is set to vote on the Highway Trust Fund Bill that the House passed a couple weeks ago. The Senate wants to pass the bill before the August recess. Read here for more!

The D.C. Metro opened up the new silver line over the weekend. Construction of the metro rail cost taxpayers more than $150 million. Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe is open to having Virginians pay more for phase two of the project. Washington Post has the breakdown!