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Cuomo isn't alone in lack of progress on federal loan
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo catches a lot of heat for claiming to be making swift progress on the replacement Tappan Zee Bridge when he has yet to secure a long-term, low-interest federal loan that's key to the project's financing. But a recent inquiry to the U.S. Department of Transportation revealed that few other projects are making headway in obtaining loans from the Transportation Infrastructure Finance...