Legislators Considering Compromise Road Plan

Updated, July 26, 3:30 p.m.: 

Members of the House sent a new proposal to the Senate on Friday afternoon that could pave the way for a compromise on transportation funding, according to sources close to the negotiations.

The proposal would partly mirror the Senate plan, asking voters to approve a constitutional amendment that would divert half of the future oil and gas production taxes currently earmarked for the Rainy Day Fund into the state's highway fund.

The key difference in the plan would be on the issue of including a so-called floor on the Rainy Day ...

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