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U.S. infrastructure spending has plummeted in last 5 years

U.S. infrastructure spending has plummeted in last 5...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 30, 2013

According to a report from our sister site Better Roads, infrastructure spending in the U.S. has plummeted in the last ...

Funding isn’t there to rebuild partially-collapsed I-5 bridge in Washington

Funding isn’t there to rebuild...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 28, 2013

Despite the increased attention it has given to the problem, the aftermath of a partial collapse of a bridge on ...

Obama slashes review and approval times for infrastructure projects

Obama slashes review and approval times for...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 24, 2013

As he said he would do shortly after his infrastructure-heavy State of the Union address, President Barack Obama has signed ...

Immigration bill gains Senate committee’s approval, retains limit on construction visas but increases H-1B visas for highly skilled workers

Immigration bill gains Senate committee’s...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 23, 2013

With a 13-5 vote Tuesday night, the Senate Judiciary Committee approved an immigration bill that would give 11.5 million immigrants ...

AED and 17 construction industry groups call for House to support approval of Keystone XL pipeline

AED and 17 construction industry groups call for House...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 22, 2013

In a letter addressed to Speaker of the House John Boehner, R-Ohio, and Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi of California, the ...

A history of American infrastructure funding and how to go about establishing new financing tools

A history of American infrastructure funding and how to...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on May 15, 2013

Just about anyone with knowledge on the subject of infrastructure and transportation funding in the U.S. that you talk to ...

Obama taps Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx as Transportation Secretary

Obama taps Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx as...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 30, 2013

According to a report from our sister site Better Roads, President Barack Obama has tapped Charlotte, North Carolina Mayor Anthony ...

Two-thirds of Americans likely to say “no” to gas tax as transportation funding

Two-thirds of Americans likely to say “no”...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 24, 2013

According to a report from our sister site Better Roads citing a recent Gallup poll, two-thirds of Americans would oppose ...

Construction, other industries speak out against guest worker deal

Construction, other industries speak out against guest...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 12, 2013

Just when it looked like the final hurdle to immigration reform had been cleared, dozens of business groups, including half ...

Copies of President Obama's 2014 Fiscal Year Budget. Credit: Associated Press

Obama budget slashes funding for DERA’s emissions...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 12, 2013

Let’s see...Solyndra gets $535 million in government cheese, goes belly up without ever producing a single product or service.  Al ...

Obama’s 2014 budget includes $50B for infrastructure, “full support” for MAP-21

Obama’s 2014 budget includes $50B for...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 12, 2013

President Barack Obama has submitted his 2014 Fiscal Year Budget to Congress and a great deal of money has been ...

Obama asks Congress to pass $21 billion bill for infrastructure improvements

Obama asks Congress to pass $21 billion bill for...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 02, 2013

On Friday, President Barack Obama proposed a $21 billion package of improvements for the country's infrastructure, reports our sister site ...

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