ARTBA & Other Groups Urge Senate Vote on Highway Bill

ARTBA & Other Groups Urge Senate Vote on Highway Bill

By John Schneidawind, vice president of public affairs, ARTBA ARTBA and a cross section of nearly 40 national organizations representing business and organized labor are urging Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) to bring S. 2302, the America’s...
Government Funding Extended Through Nov. 21

Government Funding Extended Through Nov. 21

UPDATE: President Trump signed the bill. By Dean Franks, senior vice president, congressional relations, ARTBA The Senate Sept. 26 passed a Continuing Resolution to fund the government at FY 2019 levels through Nov. 21. The vote was 82-15, with all the opposition from...
House Hearing Examines Transportation Finance Options

House Hearing Examines Transportation Finance Options

By Lauren Schapker, vice president, legislative affairs, ARTBA The looming shortfall in Highway Trust Fund (HTF) revenues was highlighted during a Sept. 11 hearing of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee’s Subcommittee on Highways and Transit. The...