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.

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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.

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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