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Gov. Larry Hogan to lawmakers on infrastructure bill: 'Just get it done"

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25.09.2021

If you’ve found the legislative process surrounding the infrastructure bill frustrating and head scratching, don’t worry. As a governor who operates outside the D.C. bubble, it doesn’t make much sense to me either.

Ahead of next week’s scheduled vote on the bipartisan infrastructure bill, my message for Washington is much simpler than any of their arcane legislative procedures: Just get it done.

Call me old fashioned, but in my state, I approach rebuilding infrastructure by identifying the most critical needs for our constituents and working to secure support for those projects based on their merit.

That’s exactly how the bipartisan infrastructure bill worked in the Senate, where it secured overwhelming bipartisan support. But, instead of voting on passing the bill, the........

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