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Connecticut could bond $11.9 million for road repairs

Connecticut could bond $11.9 million for road repairs

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 22, 2014

Connecticut could see more funding for highway repairs in the coming weeks. Gov. Dannel Malloy said this week that the state ...

Missouri’s new sales tax hike expected to generate $534 million each year for transportation

Missouri’s new sales tax hike expected to...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 30, 2014

The Missouri Senate on Tuesday passed a less than 1-cent sales tax increase aimed at improving transportation in the state, ...

Texas leads U.S. with largest road repair debt

Texas leads U.S. with largest road repair debt

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 25, 2014

How much does your state need each year to fund necessary road repairs through 2017? Texas needs $4,636 million annually, making ...

Mississippi Lt. Gov. Reeves rejects statewide gas tax hike, supports bond bill

Mississippi Lt. Gov. Reeves rejects statewide gas tax...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 07, 2014

Missisppi Lt. Gov. Tate Reeves said Monday at the Stennis Capitol Press Corps luncheon in Jackson that he won’t support ...

Pennsylvania Governor Corbett signs five-year transportation funding bill

Pennsylvania Governor Corbett signs five-year...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Nov 25, 2013

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett on Monday signed a five-year transportation funding bill for the state. The legislation is expected to generate ...

CHARTS: Americans don’t pay enough for roads

CHARTS: Americans don’t pay enough for roads

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Sep 23, 2013

A great report from The Atlantic Cities brings two charts into focus that do a great job of illustrating why ...

New tolls on old interstates? Almost unthinkable.

New tolls on old interstates? Almost unthinkable.

Posted by John Latta on Jul 16, 2013

The issue of tolling existing interstates isn’t going away. It’s not popular and it’s down in the “slim and none” ...

VMT is here!

VMT is here!

Posted by John Latta on Jul 15, 2013

So, let’s see if this VMT thing works. Oregon is replacing the state's gas tax with a "pay per-mile road usage ...

Texas transportation funding proposal heads to second special session

Texas transportation funding proposal heads to second...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 09, 2013

Texas lawmakers are getting a third chance to vote on state transportation funding with a special session that began Monday, ...

Keep America Moving campaign focuses on road, infrastructure funding

Keep America Moving campaign focuses on road,...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 01, 2013

The American Highway Users Alliance launched its Keep America Moving (KAM) grassroots campaign last week. The campaign is an effort to ...

Your Swine Airlines flight is ready for departure

Your Swine Airlines flight is ready for departure

Posted by John Latta on Jul 01, 2013

This is a fact: Gas taxes go up. All across the country they go up. Despite what you might think from ...

Road funding: Your piggy bank or mine?

Road funding: Your piggy bank or mine?

Posted by John Latta on Apr 18, 2013

Motorist fees and gas taxes are sources for transportation funding in two state budgets. Pennsylvania and Washington State are trying to ...

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