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Indiana House passes plan to raise taxes on cigarettes and gas to pay for roads

Indiana House passes plan to raise taxes on cigarettes...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 04, 2016

The Indiana House of Representatives has passed a bill that would raise the tax on gas and cigarettes in order ...

Obama proposes $10-per-barrel tax on oil production to fund green infrastructure

Obama proposes $10-per-barrel tax on oil production to...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Feb 04, 2016

President Barack Obama is aiming to implement more measures to combat climate change, and this time he's eyeing oil companies to foot the bill. The ...

Democratic presidential candidates call for increased highway funding

Democratic presidential candidates call for increased...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 20, 2016

During Sunday's Democratic presidential debate in Charleston, South Carolina, Sunday night, all three candidates vowed that transportation funding would be one of ...

Concrete overlays: Price parity and growing DOT/municipality use lead industry

Concrete overlays: Price parity and growing...

Posted by Chris Hill on Jan 19, 2016

Today’s roadbuilding environment requires more results from fewer resources, so extending pavement life is critical. One way to do this ...

California governor proposes annual vehicle fee to fund road construction

California governor proposes annual vehicle fee to fund...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Jan 14, 2016

California needs more money for its aging roads and bridges, but with so many electric and hybrid vehicle drivers, the ...

AED: Highway bill to stimulate more than $13 billion in heavy equipment sales

AED: Highway bill to stimulate more than $13 billion in...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 11, 2015

The newly passed FAST Act that pumps $305 billion into transportation over the next year isn't just good for the ...

States praise Congress for passing long-term highway bill

States praise Congress for passing long-term highway...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 10, 2015

When Congress passed the first national long-term highway bill in a decade last week, it was a huge relief to ...

Obama signs 5-year highway bill into law

Obama signs 5-year highway bill into law

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 04, 2015

For the first time in a decade the United States has long-term transportation funding as both the House of Representatives and ...

White House says Obama will sign highway bill; House set to vote today

White House says Obama will sign highway bill; House...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 03, 2015

President Barack Obama will sign Congress' new $305 billion transportation bill into law should it pass both the House of ...

House and Senate unveil 5-year, $305 billion highway bill

House and Senate unveil 5-year, $305 billion highway...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 02, 2015

Members of the United States House of Representatives and the Senate were able to reach an agreement on a unified ...

Hillary Clinton rolls out $275 billion infrastructure plan at launch of construction coalition

Hillary Clinton rolls out $275 billion infrastructure...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Dec 01, 2015

Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton rolled out a massive $275 billion infrastructure at the launch of her campaign's new "Hard ...

Tennessee asks drivers to ‘Ho Ho Hold’ their calls this holiday season

Tennessee asks drivers to ‘Ho Ho Hold’...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Nov 30, 2015

Tennessee followed in the footsteps of Utah and Iowa in telling drivers to get their 'head out of their apps' ...

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