Biden Releases Updated $2 Trillion Infrastructure Plan 

Biden Releases Updated $2 Trillion Infrastructure Plan 

By Lauren Schapker, vice president of legislative affairs, ARTBA   Former Vice President Joe Biden July 14 released new details on his strategy to address America’s infrastructure challenges. His “Build Back Better” proposal calls for a $2 trillion infrastructure...
Senators Push Again for Bipartisan Action on Highway Bill

Senators Push Again for Bipartisan Action on Highway Bill

By Lauren Schapker, vice president of legislative affairs, ARTBA Bipartisan members of the Senate Environment & Public Works (EPW) Committee are urging their chamber colleagues to take action on a surface transportation bill. At a July 1 hearing, EPW senators also...
Senators Voice Support for State DOT Relief Request

Senators Voice Support for State DOT Relief Request

By Lauren Schapker, vice president of legislative affairs, ARTBA A bipartisan group of 26 U.S. senators is supporting $49.95 billion in immediate aid for state departments of transportation (DOTs). Led by Sen. Mike Rounds (R-S.D.), the group sent a June 16 letter to...