DALLAS - The Virginia Department of Transportation sought bids on more than $2.5 billion of transportation projects — more than the promised $2 billion — this year, Gov. Bob McDonnell said Wednesday.

"Earlier this year, VDOT made the commitment to advertise more than $2 billion worth of projects this year," said Gov. McDonnell. "I am happy to report they will make good on this promise."

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