Tag: highway trust fund

House lawmakers push for fix of Highway Trust Fund

June 13, 2017By

More than 250 members of the U.S. House of Representatives want to see a fix for the Highway Trust Fund included in any tax reform package this year.

New Senate leadership includes infrastructure advocates

November 21, 2016By

The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee will have a new chairman and ranking Democrat, reports the National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association.

The latest on highway funding, WOTUS and more

May 4, 2016By

Hal Williford, president of Memphis Stone & Gravel Co. and chairman of the National Stone, Sand & Gravel […]

Highway funds expected to last into next summer

September 9, 2015By

The U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) updated its Highway Trust Fund ticker to report that the federal government […]

Teamsters union launches highway bill campaign

September 3, 2015By

With federal funding for road and transit programs set to expire Oct. 29, the International Brotherhood of Teamsters […]

TCC launches radio campaign for highway funding

August 26, 2015By

The Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) launched a radio advertising campaign aimed at encouraging members of the House of […]

June construction starts retreat 15 percent

July 23, 2015By

New construction starts in June dropped 15 percent from the previous month to a seasonally adjusted annual rate […]

Senator says Senate could take up highway bill this week

July 10, 2015By

Sen. Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) said the Senate could consider a highway bill as early as this week, reports […]