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Obama pushes for transportation funding during Key Bridge visit

Obama pushes for transportation funding during Key...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 01, 2014

During his visit to the Key Bridge in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, President Barack Obama urged Congress to quickly pass ...

HTF 101: How the Highway Trust Fund works

HTF 101: How the Highway Trust Fund works

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 12, 2014

The Highway Trust Fund (HTF) is a major talking point in the highway construction industry right now, especially because the ...

VIDEO: Michigan DOT examines Ohio roadbuilding in latest ‘Reality Check’ update

VIDEO: Michigan DOT examines Ohio roadbuilding in...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Apr 30, 2014

In it’s latest “Reality Check” video, the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) looks at why Ohio roads are in better ...

Spending of state DOTs places priority on new road construction over repairs

Spending of state DOTs places priority on new road...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 25, 2014

State departments of transportation spend more each year on new road construction than on road repairs, according to a new ...

Repair Priorities 2014: States annually spend $20.4 billion for new road construction, $16.5 billion for road repairs

Repair Priorities 2014: States annually spend $20.4...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Mar 14, 2014

State departments of transportation (DOTs) spend more each year on new road construction than on road repairs, according to a ...

Congress passes omnibus bill, includes $71.3 billion for transportation

Congress passes omnibus bill, includes $71.3 billion...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 17, 2014

The $1 trillion government spending bill for 2014 cleared Congress yesterday, providing a total of $71.3 billion for transportation spending. The ...

With lack of transportation funding, highway contractors shift to other fields

With lack of transportation funding, highway...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Nov 27, 2013

The recent drop in transportation infrastructure spending has some highway contractors moving to other fields such and energy exploration, according ...

Arkansas state highway spending to reach all-time high of $1.25 billion

Arkansas state highway spending to reach all-time high...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Sep 24, 2013

The Arkansas State Highway and Transportation Department (AHTD) is planning to spend more on state highway projects than ever before, ...

NAPA president urges Congress to “move quickly” with transportation funding plan

NAPA president urges Congress to “move quickly”...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Aug 08, 2013

National Asphalt Pavement Association (NAPA) President Mike Acott released a statement yesterday regarding the House and Senate failing to pass ...

“I’m Stuck” app nears 10,000 downloads, sends more than 1,000 emails to lawmakers

“I’m Stuck” app nears 10,000 downloads, sends...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Aug 07, 2013

Building America’s Future (BAF) on Tuesday announced that the “I’m Stuck” app it developed has reached nearly 10,000 downloads and ...

Texas lawmakers pass transportation funding bill

Texas lawmakers pass transportation funding bill

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Aug 06, 2013

The Texas Legislature ended its third special session Monday night when it passed a measure to fund state transportation projects, ...

Dr. Jekyll, Mr. Hyde and Pres. Obama

Dr. Jekyll, Mr. Hyde and Pres. Obama

Posted by John Latta on Aug 05, 2013

I’m going to have a to go along with Mark on this one. According to Mark Szakonyi writing in The Journal ...

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