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Md. House Votes to Override Veto of Transportation Bill

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ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - The Maryland House of Delegates has voted to override Gov. Larry Hogan's veto of a bill to create a scoring system to rank transportation projects for funding.

The Democrat-controlled House voted 88-52 to override the Republican governor's veto on Thursday. The Senate also would need a three-fifths vote to complete the override.

The bill has been a contentious one this session.

Supporters say it increases transparency in a process of great importance to the public. But opponents say it's political retribution for Hogan's transportation decisions.

The House also voted to override a veto of a bill to change the composition of a commission that nominates members of the Anne Arundel County school board.

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