Senate Passes FY 2019 Transportation Spending Package

Senate Passes FY 2019 Transportation Spending Package

By Dean Franks, senior vice president, congressional relations, ARTBA  The Senate Aug. 1 approved legislation that would boost federal highway investment by $1.8 billion to $48.57 billion in FY 2019.  Like the final FY 2018 spending bill signed into law March 22, the...
Senate Takes Up Transportation Bill

Senate Takes Up Transportation Bill

By Dave Bauer, executive vice president of advocacy, ARTBA The Senate this week began debate on legislation that would boost federal highway investment by $1.8 billion in FY 2019.  This growth would come on top of a $3.4 billion increase in FY 2018 and would result in...
Shuster Releases Infrastructure Package

Shuster Releases Infrastructure Package

By Dean Franks, senior vice president, congressional relations, ARTBA House Transportation & Infrastructure (T&I) Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) unveiled his vision for an infrastructure package July 23, including a temporary revenue solution for the...