WASHINGTON — Some major bond-funded transportation projects may get a helping hand as part of a White House initiative directing multiple federal agencies to help get critical projects done more quickly.

Four transportation projects will be expedited as part of the president's "We Can't Wait" program, the administration announced this week, including the $3.5 billion Columbia River Crossing linking Vancouver, Wash., and Portland, Ore.

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