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U.S. Chamber of Congress, AAA and ATA urge Congress to raise gas tax to fund long-term highway bill

U.S. Chamber of Congress, AAA and ATA urge Congress to...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jan 27, 2015

With the Highway Trust Fund (HTF) inching ever so closer to insolvency, organizations are redoubling efforts to ensure Congress is ...

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, ...

Alabama has no plans to raise gas tax; state will rely on next year’s bond issue for road projects

Alabama has no plans to raise gas tax; state will rely...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Dec 15, 2014

Gov. Robert Bentley says he has no plans to ask the Alabama legislature to raise the state’s 16-cent-per-gallon gas tax, ...

House panel proposes $10.5 billion stopgap for transportation; Sens. Boxer, Carper oppose plan

House panel proposes $10.5 billion stopgap for...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 09, 2014

The House Ways and Means Committee has proposed a stopgap to fund transportation projects for eight months, but Sens. Barbara ...

Missouri could get $4.8 billion in transportation projects

Missouri could get $4.8 billion in transportation...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 09, 2014

The Missouri Highways and Transportation Commission on Wednesday approved $4.8 billion in transportation projects that could would go into effect ...

White House, transportation leaders push Congress to find highway funding solution

White House, transportation leaders push Congress to...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 08, 2014

The White House, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and several industry associations are urging Congress to find a highway funding solution ...

White House, transportation leaders push Congress to find highway funding solution

White House, transportation leaders push Congress to...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 08, 2014

The White House, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and several industry associations are urging Congress to find a highway funding solution ...

Why Alaska DOT isn’t sweating U.S. DOT’s upcoming reimbursement plan

Why Alaska DOT isn’t sweating U.S. DOT’s...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 07, 2014

Many state transportation agencies are likely getting nervous about a new reimbursement plan from the U.S. Department of Transportation, set ...

LaHood pushes for 10-cent gas tax hike during St. Louis visit

LaHood pushes for 10-cent gas tax hike during St. Louis...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 02, 2014

During a trip to St. Louis, Mo., on Tuesday, former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood pushed for a 10-cent-per-gallon gas tax ...

Obama pushes for transportation funding during Key Bridge visit

Obama pushes for transportation funding during Key...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 01, 2014

During his visit to the Key Bridge in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, President Barack Obama urged Congress to quickly pass ...

DOT to reimburse states as gas tax money rolls in

DOT to reimburse states as gas tax money rolls in

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 01, 2014

The projected insolvency of the Highway Trust Fund is inching closer (it’s expected to run out of money next month), ...

CBO: $6.6 billion needed in highway account to prevent HTF shortfall through December

CBO: $6.6 billion needed in highway account to prevent...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 30, 2014

About $6.6 billion in revenues would be needed for the highway account to meet obligations through Dec. 31, 2014, Congressional ...

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