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Trump backs 25-cent gas tax hike, but Congress appears reluctant
President Trump is backing a 25-cent federal gas tax increase to help pay for his infrastructure plan. The infrastructure plan ...
U.S. Chamber calls for 25-cent gas tax, among other measures to aid infrastructure
The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is calling for a 25-cent gas tax to help pay for the nation's roads, ...
House tax reform disregards highway funding, ARTBA says
A national transportation association says the U.S. House “has dropped the ball” on highway funding with its new tax ...
FHWA sends Fla. $25 million for Irma infrastructure repairs
Florida Gov. Rick Scott announced that the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) approved a $25 million Emergency Relief Quick Release ...
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Sweatt tapped as OSHA Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor
The Department of Labor (DOL) has announced President Trump's appointment of Loren Sweatt as the new Deputy Assistant Secretary ...
Senate panel rejects Trump’s proposed transportation funding cuts
The Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing, and Urban Development shot down President Trump’s attempt to eliminate transportation grants ...
Cat, Ditch Witch machines visit White House as Trump promises ‘Made in America’ revival
Caterpillar and Ditch Witch kicked off a special week at the White House focusing on American manufacturing with two ...
Rosen confirmed as Deputy Secretary of U.S. DOT
In a 56-42 vote May 16, the U.S. Senate confirmed Jeffrey A. Rosen to be Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department ...
Trump taps Derek Kan to be Under Secretary of Transportation for Policy
President Donald Trump announced his intention to nominate Derek Kan, the general manager of ride sharing service Lyft, to ...
Trump stresses need for reduced regulatory steps for infrastructure projects
In two separate presentations April 4, President Donald Trump stressed the need for reduced regulatory steps required for infrastructure ...
N.C. ranks 8th in nation for bad bridges, infrastructure funding needed
North Carolina is ranked as the 8th worst state in the country for bad bridges, with 17 percent listed ...
Senate Democrats propose $1 trillion infrastructure plan with $210 billion for bridges, roads
Democrats in the Senate, led by Charles Schumer (D-New York), have proposed a 10-year $1 trillion infrastructure plan that ...
Stress tests were underway when Miami bridge collapsed during accelerated construction
Toyota enters construction truck segment with debut of Hino XL7, XL8
Komatsu-owned dealers part ways with Deere-owned Wirtgen products
Equipment Roundup: Chevy unveils new medium duty Silverados; Toyota enters construction truck market; How Komatsu KomVision cameras eliminate blind spots; Case intros 2 rollers; 3 new Cat rollers feature oscillation
International unveils MV Series trucks: eventual DuraStar successor brings Class 8 comforts
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by Don McLoud
Colorado’s Solid Earth Civil Constructors named 2018 Contractor of the Year
by Tom Jackson
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