Tag: Ray LaHood

Republican officials highlight need for infrastructure investments

Republican officials highlight need for infrastructure investments

July 25, 2016 By

Republican elected officials from across the nation explained how infrastructure investments have fueled growth in their local economies.

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LaHood weighs in on highway funding at Cat event

October 31, 2014 By

Built for it. Caterpillar’s new slogan raises a number of questions: Are we built to handle the new […]

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Former U.S. DOT secretaries in NSSGA panel discussion

February 11, 2014 By

NSSGA is bringing together a distinguished panel of former U.S. Department of Transportation secretaries to share ideas and […]

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Gas tax increase out for now

February 10, 2014 By

Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pa.), chairman of the House Transportation Committee, said last week that a gas tax increase […]

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LaHood weighs in on gas tax upon joining infrastructure coalition

January 9, 2014 By

Building America’s Future, a bipartisan coalition of elected officials whose goal is raise awareness about the need to […]

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LaHood weighs in on need for federal infrastructure funding

December 2, 2013 By

Ray LaHood, former transportation secretary, said on an MSNBC radio show that the federal government is “too afraid” […]

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Exploring a federal gas tax increase

October 23, 2013 By

Infrastructure proponents have used the 20th anniversary of the last federal gas tax increase, which occurred Oct. 1, […]

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Six states to benefit from DOT emergency relief funds

June 24, 2013 By

The U.S. Department of Transportation is providing $11.5 million in emergency relief funds from the Federal Highway Administration […]

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Damage control

June 14, 2013 By

Just about every summer, my wife and I spend time at the Jersey Shore. She grew up in […]

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