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Kerry blocks Bush pick for top US highway job

Ties cost overruns to ex-Big Dig boss

By Rick Klein
Globe Staff / March 16, 2006

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WASHINGTON -- Senator John F. Kerry is blocking the White House nomination of fired Big Dig project manager J. Richard Capka to head the Federal Highway Administration, calling him a symbol of the Bush administration's ''incompetence" in managing federal agencies. (Full article: 926 words)

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