Will a Highways/Transit Shutdown follow the Aviation Shutdown?

Never happen, you say. It's one thing for Congress to partially shut down the FAA, affecting only (!) a couple hundred construction projects. Surely Congress would never do that to the rest of USDOT - interrupting thousands of highway and transit projects and furloughing thousands of private sector construction workers.

Or would they?

Not only is it possible, it's a threat causing increasing anxiety among transportation stakeholders.

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