Missouri Rep. (and Transportation Chair) Sam Graves Consistent in Support of VMT Funding Approach

When policymakers kick off debate on “pay-fors” for a long-term infrastructure plan, the vehicle-miles-traveled funding approach that seems to be gaining bipartisan support in Congress is expected to play a major role.

Missouri Rep. Sam Graves, the top Republican on the House Transportation and Infrastructure panel, recently reiterated his support for the adoption of a VMT plan as an alternative to pursuing fuel taxes to pay for the construction and maintenance of big-ticket projects.