State Senate hits dead end for funding roads

By Mike Carter

NEWS CHANNEL 13

A proposed multi billion dollar transportation bill died in a senate finance committee on Tuesday in Denver. The bill had bipartisan support from many lawmakers who wanted to see it put on the ballot come November.

“It doesn’t take a genius to recognize that when you’re stuck in traffic for 45 minutes to an hour, when your 20 minute commute has been extended to an hour-and-a-half commute, or when your having to take your car in for very expensive repairs because of potholes that exist, that we have a problem and its pretty dire,” said State Senator Rachel Zenzinger, (D)-District 19.

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