Transportation issues in Virginia

Nearly half the state recognizes the importance of transportation spending. But there are varying levels of priority throughout the state, with the areas closest to Washington most concerned and placing a higher priority on extending the Metro to Dulles International Airport. The prospect of an additional 5-cent gas tax to pay for transportation needs gets mixed reviews, with outright rejection of a 10-cent increase.

Source: This Washington Post poll was conducted by telephone April 28 to May 2 among a random sample of 1,101 adults in Virginia, including users of conventional and cellular phones. The full results have a margin of sampling error of plus or minus 3.5 percentage points. Sampling, data collection and tabulation by Abt-SRBI of New York. | The Washington Post May 10, 2012
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