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Surface transportation projects receive 10 more weeks of funding

Surface transportation projects receive 10 more weeks...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 22, 2014

Congress has approved H.J. Res. 124 which is a measure that will give state departments of transportations an addition 10 ...

Highway users, road builders oppose bill to surrender federal highway authority

Highway users, road builders oppose bill to surrender...

Posted by Staff Report on Sep 18, 2014

Transportation interests have written Congress to express opposition to the so-called “devolution” of the federal highway program and the proposed ...

Highway Trust Fund 2014: Timeline of Events

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 15, 2014

It felt like an eternity went by before Congress passed a bill to fund the Highway Trust Fund through May ...

Congress passes Highway Trust Fund patch; Obama signs

Congress passes Highway Trust Fund patch; Obama signs

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 12, 2014

Just hours after the House turned down the Senate's highway funding bill, Congress has passed a $10.8 billion bill to ...

Martin Marietta reports huge 2nd quarter profits

Martin Marietta reports huge 2nd quarter profits

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 31, 2014

Martin Marietta Materials has reported strong second quarter earnings of $1.34 per share compared to 89 cents per share in ...

Senate passes highway bill, vote sent back to house

Senate passes highway bill, vote sent back to house

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 30, 2014

The Senate has voted to pass a bill that would keep money flowing into the Highway Trust Fund for at ...

House approves $11 billion trust fund patch

House approves $11 billion trust fund patch

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 15, 2014

The House has passed a $11 billion plan to pay the federal government’s share of road and bridge repairs for ...

Proposed bill would raise federal gas tax by $0.15 for highway funding

Proposed bill would raise federal gas tax by $0.15 for...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Dec 05, 2013

Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) introduced into the House on Wednesday a bill that would nearly double federal fuel taxes as ...

Construction industry lobbyists continue to fight for more guest worker visas as immigration bill moves to House

Construction industry lobbyists continue to fight for...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 01, 2013

As the House of Representatives prepares to consider the immigration bill that recently passed the Senate, construction industry lobbyists are ...

Destroyed beach house in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy on November 4, 2012 in Far Rockaway, NY Credit: Leonard Zhukovsky / Shutterstock.com

Senate passes $50.5 billion Sandy recovery bill

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 28, 2013

The Senate voted 62-36 Monday afternoon to pass a bill that will grant $50.5 billion in federal aid to those ...

AED discusses next steps, positive effects of MAP-21...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jul 18, 2012

Wednesday afternoon, Associated Equipment Distributors hosted a webinar discussing the new two-year, $105 billion surface transportation reauthorization bill that was ...

Dueling Proposals

Posted by John Latta on Jul 11, 2011

Okay folks if you look out the left side of the aircraft you can see crumbling infrastructure and if you ...

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