Statements about Transportation

Says that his transportation budget and Ohio Turnpike plan "would make sure we have lower tolls than we’ve had through the history of the turnpike."

Says Mike Dovilla supports a plan "that could allow a foreign corporation to take over the Ohio Turnpike" 

"Water transportation is the most fuel efficient, least polluting, safest, and least expensive means of moving cargo."

"Eighty percent of all U.S. communities depend solely on trucks to deliver and supply the products sold in stores or ordered online."

"The problem with invasive species today in the Great Lakes isn’t ballast water."

On how money from a possible lease of the Ohio Turnpike would be used

On whether the state should privatize the Ohio Turnpike.

Says the 3C Corridor train would have taken  "an hour and 15 minutes longer" to carry passengers across Ohio "than it would have taken on a New York Central train in 1935."

"They tried to give us $400 million to build a high-speed train that goes 39 miles an hour."

"Demand for transportation choice is on the rise, with 14 percent more Ohioans riding passenger trains over the past year."

Says that the federal gas tax has not been raised since 1993.

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