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Obama signs 2-week transportation patch
President Barack Obama signed into law on Friday the 36th short-term highway bill patch as Congress works out a unified long-term bill. The new ...
Democratic senators call for shorter highway bill in order to maximize funding
A group of 26 Democratic senators have sent a letter to the bicameral conference committee currently working on a highway ...
House passes $55 billion spending bill for transportation and housing
The House of Representatives narrowly passed a spending bill Tuesday night to fund transportation and housing projects. The $55.3 billion ...
Former DOT Sec. LaHood: “We need a big pot of money” to fix America’s roads and bridges
Continuing his “America is one big pothole” theme, former U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood used an appearance at ...
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Road builders, construction groups oppose bill to lower gas tax, surrender federal highway authority to states
Construction groups and transportation interests have written Congress to express opposition to the so-called “devolution” of the federal highway program ...
DOT Chief Foxx sends long-term highway bill to Congress
The U.S. Department of Transportation announced on Tuesday that Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx sent a long-term highway bill to Congress. The bill, dubbed ...
Transportation Sec. Foxx asks taxpayers to call Congress, demand long-term highway bill in road tour stop (VIDEO)
Secretary of Transportation Anthony Foxx says a short-term solution won’t do this go-around for transportation funding, and he’s on the ...
LaHood expects big Obama announcement on transportation, comments on I-5 bridge collapse
During a recent talk before the Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) in Washington, D.C., outgoing Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood told those in ...
Better Roads: Time to start applying pressure on Congress for transportation bill replacement
Citing a report from the Congressional Budget Office that details a nearly bankrupt Highway Trust Fund and the real possibility ...
Transportation Sec. LaHood: “Sequester is dumb”
Our sister publication Overdrive reports that during an address to members of the American Association of State Highway and Transportation Officials ...
Construction spending hits highest mark in 3 years
Construction spending increased by 9.6 percent in the year between October 2011 and October 2012, to a 37-month high of ...
Capitalism as an infrastructure solution By Kirk Landers As our dysfunctional governing bodies slither away from the challenge of passing a meaningful ...
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N. Carolina DOT to add state’s first on-ramp signals to I-540 in Raleigh
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