CARES Act Implementation: Transit and Small Business Aid

CARES Act Implementation: Transit and Small Business Aid

By Lauren Schapker, vice president of legislative affairs, ARTBA Two key features of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act are being implemented by federal agencies: The Federal Transit Administration (FTA) April 2 announced $25 billion for...
Transportation Makes America Work Q & A with Dave Bauer

Transportation Makes America Work Q & A with Dave Bauer

By John Schneidawind, vice president of public affairs, ARTBA  ARTBA’s Transportation Makes America Work (TMAW) advocacy program is focused exclusively on building and protecting the transportation construction market.  TMAW operates like a political campaign,...
Capitol Hill Hearings Focus on Infrastructure Investment

Capitol Hill Hearings Focus on Infrastructure Investment

By Lauren Schapker, vice president, legislative affairs, ARTBA Congress this week in three committee hearings continued to focus on developing an infrastructure package and reauthorizing surface transportation programs. The current authorization law, the FAST Act,...