Tag: Pam Whitted

Senate passes FAA reauthorization bill

April 20, 2016By

The U.S. Senate passed a $33 billion reauthorization bill that funds the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for 18 […]

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NSSGA to host nationwide town hall meeting

February 3, 2016By

The National Stone, Sand & Gravel Association (NSSGA) is set to host a nationwide Tele-Town Hall Meeting at […]

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President Obama vetoes Congress WOTUS disapproval

January 21, 2016By

President Barack Obama vetoed a bipartisan congressional resolution, S.J.Res 22, that formally denounced the Waters of the United […]

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Bipartisan House vote disapproves EPA’s waters rule

January 14, 2016By

The U.S. House of Representatives denounced the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) Waters of the United States (WOTUS) […]

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Negotiators selected to mold passable highway bill

November 12, 2015By

The House and Senate selected members of both parties to serve as negotiators who can eliminate differences that […]

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House bill defines sand and gravel as strategic, critical

October 23, 2015By

The House of Representatives passed a bill that includes sand, gravel and minerals necessary for transportation infrastructure construction […]

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13 states temporarily shielded from waters rule

August 28, 2015By

A federal district court judge granted a preliminary injunction that blocked the Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule […]

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EPA releases final waters rule

May 29, 2015By

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its final Waters of the U.S. (WOTUS) rule, which expands the […]

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Senate and House propose 2-month highway program extension

May 18, 2015By

With the May 31 highway program extension expiration drawing closer, the Senate and House of Representatives laid the […]

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