House Passes Two-Year Budget Deal

House Passes Two-Year Budget Deal

By Lauren Schapker, vice president of legislative affairs, ARTBA The House of Representatives July 25 approved 248-149 a two-year deal on Fiscal Year (FY) 2020 and 2021 spending levels. Details on specific spending decisions will be left up to the House and Senate...
Bauer Testifies at House Democratic Roundtable

Bauer Testifies at House Democratic Roundtable

By Dean Franks, senior vice president, congressional relations, ARTBA. ARTBA President and CEO Dave Bauer July 11 told members of the House Democratic Caucus to include a Highway Trust Fund revenue solution as part of any infrastructure legislation this year. Bauer...
Project 2019 Task Force Report Available for Review

Project 2019 Task Force Report Available for Review

By Mark Holan, editorial director, ARTBA ARTBA’s “Project 2019 Reauthorization Task Force,” comprised of 26 volunteer leaders from all eight membership divisions, developed the industry’s legislative blueprint for the next highway and transit bill. The...
ARTBA’s Dave Bauer in the Media

ARTBA’s Dave Bauer in the Media

Below are 2019 news and opinion articles, and podcasts, featuring ARTBA President and CEO Dave Bauer. The linked headlines include op-eds by Bauer and interviews with him. The most recent pieces are at the top. This post is updated as needed. To stave off a recession,...