Massachusetts and Rhode Island have succumbed to what they describe as as a federal "requirement" for "national uniformity" when it comes to mileage-based exit numbers rather than sequential ones. New Hampshire's governor, Chris Sununu, on the other hand, is promising, "we are going to fight it the whole way." The situation—and the tension between federal and state power—is the topic of my most recent column. Please check out the full column at the New York Sun: "Get Set for the Battle of Kancamagus, as Federal Road Sign Mandates Test America's Character."
Highway Exit Renumbering