Senate Passes FY 2020 Transportation Spending Legislation

Senate Passes FY 2020 Transportation Spending Legislation

By Dean Franks, senior vice president, Congressional relations, ARTBA The Senate Oct. 31 passed a bundle of FY 2020 spending bills, H.R. 3055 – including one funding the U.S. Department of Transportation programs – in a modest sign of progress toward...
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...