Highway leader says time to turn away from debt for roads

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The Texas Department of Transportation will spend 10 percent of its next two-year budget on debt payments, the legacy of a several-year borrowing binge — conceived by the Legislature and approved by voters — that allowed the agency to spend tens of billions on new construction in the state’s larger urban areas.

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