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House to begin work on DOT, HUD spending bill today

House to begin work on DOT, HUD spending bill today

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 30, 2013

The House will work today on its proposed $44.1 billion spending bill for the departments of Transportation and Housing and ...

Guest Blog: A new deal

Guest Blog: A new deal

Posted by Contributed on Jul 29, 2013

With the housing market showing signs of new life and public infrastructure spending high on the agenda, it’s possible to ...

White House “strongly supports” Senate DOT, HUD spending bill

White House “strongly supports” Senate DOT, HUD...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 24, 2013

The White House said on Tuesday that President Obama “strongly supports” the $54 billion budget for the Departments of Transportation ...

Senate to consider DOT, HUD spending bill next week

Senate to consider DOT, HUD spending bill next week

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 19, 2013

The Senate next week will take up the spending bill for the Departments of Transportation (USDOT) and Housing and Urban ...

Senate expected to confirm Foxx as Transportation Secretary today

Senate expected to confirm Foxx as Transportation...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 27, 2013

The Senate is expected to confirm Anthony Foxx as Transportation Secretary today around 11:30 a.m. Eastern Time, according to a ...

Senate scheduled to vote on Foxx USDOT nomination this week

Senate scheduled to vote on Foxx USDOT nomination this...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 24, 2013

The Senate is set to vote this week on the confirmation of Anthony Foxx for Secretary of Transportation, The Hill ...

25% of U.S. bridges declared deficient in 2012

25% of U.S. bridges declared deficient in 2012

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 18, 2013

According to a report from our sister site Better Roads, 25 percent, or 151,845 of all U.S. bridges were classified ...

Senate Committee approves nomination of Anthony Foxx for Secretary of Transportation

Senate Committee approves nomination of Anthony Foxx...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 12, 2013

As expected, Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx's confirmation as the next U.S. Secretary of Transportation is going smoothly. On Monday, the Senate ...

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 ...

Senate committee on transportation to move quickly on Foxx nomination, Rockefeller says

Senate committee on transportation to move quickly on...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 30, 2013

Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee Chairman Jay Rockefeller (D-WV) said Monday that his panel would move quickly to hold ...

Max Baucus to retire from Senate

Max Baucus to retire from Senate

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 23, 2013

Max Baucus (D-MT), Montana Senator and chairman of the Senate Finance Committee, has no plans to seek reelection in 2014, ...

Construction jobs limited to 15k visas per year under new guest worker agreement

Construction jobs limited to 15k visas per year under...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Apr 01, 2013

The path toward a final deal on immigration reform has likely been cleared now that the country's business and labor ...

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