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Budget crunch forces MoDOT to neglect some roads

Budget crunch forces MoDOT to neglect some roads

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 19, 2015

The Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) has announced its plan for dealing with budget cuts. The “Missouri’s 325 System” calls for ...

Nancy Pelosi says it’s time to raise the gas tax

Nancy Pelosi says it’s time to raise the gas tax

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 09, 2015

More and more members of Congress are starting to support an increase to the gasoline tax which pays for the ...

Boxer tells GOP to focus on Highway Trust Fund, not Keystone

Boxer tells GOP to focus on Highway Trust Fund, not...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 08, 2015

It's clear that one of Sen. Barbara Boxer's (D-Calif.) top priorities is to fix the Highway Trust Fund before it ...

T-WORKS has done wonders for Kansas but more transportation funding still needed

T-WORKS has done wonders for Kansas but more...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 07, 2015

Throughout the recent months Kansas has made progress in improving the conditions of its road and bridge conditions, largely through increased ...

GOP senator won’t rule out gas tax increase

GOP senator won’t rule out gas tax increase

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jan 05, 2015

Sen. Jim Thune (R-S.D.) hinted at the possibility of a gasoline tax increase in order to pay for the highway ...

Shuster rules out gas tax increase

Shuster rules out gas tax increase

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Dec 30, 2014

The chairman of the House Transportation Committee, Bill Shuster, says passing a long-term transportation funding bill is top priority heading ...

A New Year’s Resolution for Congress

A New Year’s Resolution for Congress

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Dec 30, 2014

Ever get tired of reading about the Highway Trust Fund (HTF)? It seems like every other day a new politician ...

Poor roadways cost Connecticut drivers $4.2 billion...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Dec 23, 2014

Deficient roads and bridges cost Connecticut drivers a total of $4.2 billion statewide annually, and as much as $1,900 per driver in some ...

New poll shows 67 percent of people are against a gas tax increase

New poll shows 67 percent of people are against a gas...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Dec 19, 2014

Two-thirds of Americans oppose the idea of increasing the 18.4 cent-per-gallon gas tax that's used to fund the country's transportation infrastructure, ...

Alerting Congress: Most jobs created by transportation investment occur in non-construction sectors

Alerting Congress: Most jobs created by transportation...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Dec 10, 2014

  If Congress somehow lacks the motivation needed to agree on a long-term Highway Trust Fund, a new report from IHS Inc., ...

Reps using former President Reagan to push for gas tax increase

Reps using former President Reagan to push for gas tax...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Dec 03, 2014

A bipartisan pair of House members are attempting to build support for a federal gas tax increase by using former ...

VIDEO: CBS’s ’60 Minutes’ spotlights America’s neglected infrastructure

VIDEO: CBS’s ’60 Minutes’ spotlights...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Nov 24, 2014

In case you missed it, CBS's "60 Minutes" did a feature on America's neglected transportation infrastructure on Sunday. During the ...

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