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Massachusetts Turnpike toll collector killed after being struck by a pickup

Massachusetts Turnpike toll collector killed after...

Posted by Bobby Atkinson on Aug 03, 2015

A toll collector at the Massachusetts Turnpike died early Friday after he was hit by a pickup truck driving through ...

Texas toll road fight proves how badly we need a gas tax hike

Texas toll road fight proves how badly we need a gas...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Mar 11, 2015

When push comes to shove, Texans can get more than a little rowdy. Of late, their cantankerous streak has flared ...

Tolls impede the American spirit of the open road

Tolls impede the American spirit of the open road

Posted by Tom Jackson on Feb 02, 2015

Jack Kerouac would weep, were he alive today. The author famous for making road trips a rite of passage would be ...

More reasons not to build toll roads

More reasons not to build toll roads

Posted by Tom Jackson on Jan 19, 2015

As a follow up to my earlier post on the Texas SH 130 toll road, I wanted to elaborate on ...

Boxer urges House Ways & Means Committee to save Highway Trust Fund

Boxer urges House Ways & Means Committee to save...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Oct 14, 2014

Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA), Chairman of the Environment and Public Works Committee has made it clear that saving the Highway ...

Tolling becoming the solution of choice for most Americans

Tolling becoming the solution of choice for most...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 16, 2014

Every day it seems like more Americans are beginning to understand the importance of transportation funding. That was again evident ...

GOP senators predict Highway Trust Fund solution

GOP senators predict Highway Trust Fund solution

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Sep 02, 2014

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

Recent toll road poll proves nothing; private financing of public roads is still a bad idea

Recent toll road poll proves nothing; private financing...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Aug 22, 2014

The Reason Foundation and the Alliance for Toll-Free Interstates recently traded jabs over a poll that purports to show Americans ...

Jason Carter pushing for transportation sales tax

Jason Carter pushing for transportation sales tax

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 21, 2014

Democrat Jason Carter is reviving the idea of a regional sales tax for transportation infrastructure improvements in Georgia. In 2012 Carter and ...

POLL: Majority of Americans would rather pay tolls than taxes

POLL: Majority of Americans would rather pay tolls than...

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Aug 18, 2014

73 percent of Americans agree that transportation spending is inefficient and most would rather pay for highway repairs with tolls ...

The state with the best roads in the country is…

The state with the best roads in the country is…

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 28, 2014

According to a report from the Washington Post, the state with the best roads in the country is ...Florida! The report ...

President Obama to urge for private investments

President Obama to urge for private investments

Posted by Brian Ethridge on Jul 21, 2014

If a multiyear solution to the Highway Trust Fund is unable to be reached, President Barack Obama will look into ...

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