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Politician: The number of traffic deaths in our region has increased over the past several years. Because the poor condition of our roads and highways has caused a number of fatal accidents, the road commission recommends that, to reduce traffic deaths, the budget for road maintenance should be increased. Many more traffic deaths, however, are attributable to traffic congestion than to poor road conditions, and better roads will encourage people to drive more, worsening traffic congestion. So a better strategy for the road commission to recommend would be to reduce traffic congestion, though the best means for doing so remain to be determined.