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Baker Center Releases Update on Future of Tennessee’s Roadway Funding

Matt Murray, director of UT's Baker Center and associate director of the Boyd Center.

In the past three years, many states have increased or introduced new taxes in order to boost roadway funding. Tennessee, however, has made no policy changes and will increasingly confront challenges to its ability to fund roads, according to a new paper by researchers at UT’s Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy.