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GOP senators predict Highway Trust Fund solution

GOP senators predict Highway Trust Fund solution

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 02, 2014

  Senators John Boozman (R-Ark.) and James Inhofe (R-Okla.) have predicted a long-term solution to the Highway Trust Fund (HTF). They predict ...

Lawmakers, experts discuss solutions, stress urgent need for stable, increased highway funding

Lawmakers, experts discuss solutions, stress urgent...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 22, 2013

Over half of the highway miles traveled in the United States are on roads in less than good condition, said ...

Bill calls for the elimination of federal transportation funding

Bill calls for the elimination of federal...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 19, 2013

While most are trying to figure out a way to free up more federal funding for transportation, two Congressmen have ...

Lawmakers discuss Leo Frigo Bridge, truck weight limits

Lawmakers discuss Leo Frigo Bridge, truck weight limits

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Oct 08, 2013

Last month’s Leo Frigo Bridge closure, caused by reports of the bridge sagging, has sparked further debate about truck weight ...

DOT to remain operational if government shuts down

DOT to remain operational if government shuts down

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Sep 27, 2013

The Senate is set to vote Friday on a resolution that could halt a federal government shutdown, according to a report ...

“I’m Stuck” app nears 10,000 downloads, sends more than 1,000 emails to lawmakers

“I’m Stuck” app nears 10,000 downloads, sends...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Aug 07, 2013

Building America’s Future (BAF) on Tuesday announced that the “I’m Stuck” app it developed has reached nearly 10,000 downloads and ...

$54 billion DOT budget fails in Senate, House pulls $44.1 billion DOT spending bill

$54 billion DOT budget fails in Senate, House pulls...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Aug 02, 2013

A proposed $54 billion spending bill for the departments of Transportation and Housing and Urban Development failed in the Senate ...

Recent talks suggest Congress has put transportation funding on the back burner

Recent talks suggest Congress has put transportation...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 11, 2013

After attending last week's Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) fly-in visit with Congress, John Latta, the editor of our sister site ...

A pros-and-cons overview of available options for funding transportation infrastructure

A pros-and-cons overview of available options for...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 10, 2013

The partial collapse of the Interstate 5 bridge over the Skagit River near Seattle has put a big and bright ...

Healthcare: How does the Supreme Court’s decision affect small business?

Healthcare: How does the Supreme Court’s decision...

Posted by Amy Materson on Jun 28, 2012

In a move praised by President Barack Obama and denounced by Republicans, the U.S. Supreme Court today upheld the Patient ...

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