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Proposed 2016-2017 Colorado budget would cut transportation funding

Proposed 2016-2017 Colorado budget would cut...

Posted by Kerry Clines on Apr 04, 2016

Colorado's new $27 billion budget for fiscal year 2016-2017 was introduced to the state house on March 28 and according ...

Alabama House committee approves gas tax increase to fund transportation

Alabama House committee approves gas tax increase to...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Mar 21, 2016

Alabama could see a six-cent rise in the gas tax if a new bill approved by a state House committee ...

Delaware lawmakers propose a 10-cent hike on state’s gas tax

Delaware lawmakers propose a 10-cent hike on...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 19, 2016

Delaware lawmakers want to raise the state's gas tax by 10 cents in order to raise about $50 million per year ...

With oil prices plummeting, Obama says now is time to raise gas tax

With oil prices plummeting, Obama says now is time to...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 09, 2016

Gas prices are continuing to drop to historic lows, and there's really no sign the trend will reverse any time ...

Alabama holding meetings about raising its gas tax

Alabama holding meetings about raising its gas tax

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 06, 2016

Alabama drivers might see an increase in the gas tax for the first time in more than a decade. The Alabama Legislature's ...

Bipartisan Senate bill would offer a tax credit for transportation projects

Bipartisan Senate bill would offer a tax credit for...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on May 05, 2015

A Republican and a Democratic crossed party lines to propose a bill Monday that would provide a tax credit for ...

Ryan: $10 billion stopgap in the works as a “Plan B” for Highway Trust Fund

Ryan: $10 billion stopgap in the works as a “Plan...

Posted by Chris Hill on May 01, 2015

Paul Ryan (R-Wisconsin) says a $10 billion stopgap measure is being planned to provide temporary transportation project funding for the ...

#FixTheTrustFund campaign aims to flood social media with infographics supporting a long-term highway bill

#FixTheTrustFund campaign aims to flood social media...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 20, 2015

The Transportation Construction Coalition this week launched a 12-day social media infographic campaign to “press Congress to find a permanent fix ...

Can John Oliver’s stand on U.S. infrastructure do for highway funding what  “Last Week Tonight” did for net neutrality? (VIDEO)

Can John Oliver’s stand on U.S. infrastructure do...

Posted by Chris Hill on Mar 03, 2015

John Oliver, on the latest episode of his HBO program “Last Week Tonight”, aimed his comedic wit at the issue of ...

Astec’s Ben Brock: “Best shot we’ve had in 10 years” to get out of highway funding dead end

Astec’s Ben Brock: “Best shot we’ve...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Jan 30, 2015

All the talk about the upcoming highway bill reauthorization—now in an extension until May—had a familiar ring to Ben Brock, ...

Obama urges Congress to focus on improving infrastructure rather than Keystone XL in State of the Union

Obama urges Congress to focus on improving...

Posted by James Jaillet on Jan 21, 2015

President Barack Obama in his sixth State of the Union address made little mention of issues related directly to construction and transportation, ...

More reasons not to build toll roads

More reasons not to build toll roads

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jan 19, 2015

As a follow up to my earlier post on the Texas SH 130 toll road, I wanted to elaborate on ...

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