Members of Congress Home: Tell Them Fix the Highway Trust Fund

Members of Congress Home: Tell Them Fix the Highway Trust Fund

By Dave Bauer, senior vice president of government relations, ARTBA Meeting with members of Congress while they are in their home states and districts remains one of the most powerful ways to influence their priorities.  Hearing directly from constituents about 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...