Bond-related bills pending in the Virginia House of Delegates would limit toll increases on the Dulles Toll Road and would authorize the commonwealth, through authorities, to purchase and control the privately-owned Dulles Greenway.

Delegate J. Randal Minchew, a Republican from Leesburg, is the sponsor of a bill that would authorize Virginia to provide its moral obligation to back up to $500 million of bonds already issued by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority. Those bonds were sold to finance the extension of the Washington Metrorail's Silver Line extension to Dulles International Airport. But the use of toll road revenue to back them has proven highly controversial.

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