Why Transportation Advocacy is Like “March Madness”

Why Transportation Advocacy is Like “March Madness”

By T. Peter Ruane, ARTBA President & CEO The NCAA college basketball tournaments are an annual rite of spring where millions of Americans of all ages engage in an unofficial national holiday (of at least an hour or two) to fill out, and then monitor brackets.  For...
Trump Infrastructure Aide to Exit White House

Trump Infrastructure Aide to Exit White House

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA DJ Gribbin, special assistant to President Donald Trump for infrastructure policy, is leaving to pursue “new opportunities,” a White House official said.  The timing for his departure was still unclear as of April 6. Gribbin...

Gas Tax Hot Topic at House Highway Trust Fund Hearing

By Dave Bauer, executive vice president of advocacy, ARTBA Members of the House Highways & Transit Subcommittee heard testimony March 7 from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the American Trucking Associations (ATA) and others on the benefits of increasing the motor...