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ARTBA commends Mica for transportation plan leadership,...

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Reauthorization a ‘bright spot’ but...

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ARTBA to Obama: National rail plan needs dedicated...

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A strategic rail plan being prepared by the U.S. Department of Transportation should propose dedicated financing mechanisms outside of the ...

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If Congress and the President do not act later this year or in early 2011 on passage of a new, ...

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A majority of the revenue generated from a new transportation user fee included in a climate bill proposed in the ...

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