Senate Committee Begins Infrastructure Package Discussion

Senate Committee Begins Infrastructure Package Discussion

By Dean Franks, senior vice president, congressional relations, ARTBA Senators from both parties Nov. 28 acknowledged the need to find a revenue solution for the Highway Trust Fund (HTF) as the foundation of any 2019 infrastructure package. Their comments came during...
Water Infrastructure Legislation Sails Through Senate

Water Infrastructure Legislation Sails Through Senate

By Dean Franks, senior vice president, congressional relations, ARTBA The Senate Oct. 11 passed 99 to 1 the “America’s Water Infrastructure Act of 2018.” The House Sept. 13 approved the same legislation by voice vote, enabling the bill to head straight to President...