Senate Takes Up Transportation Bill

Senate Takes Up Transportation Bill

By Dave Bauer, executive vice president of advocacy, ARTBA The Senate this week began debate on legislation that would boost federal highway investment by $1.8 billion in FY 2019.  This growth would come on top of a $3.4 billion increase in FY 2018 and would result in...
Shuster Releases Infrastructure Package

Shuster Releases Infrastructure Package

By Dean Franks, senior vice president, congressional relations, ARTBA House Transportation & Infrastructure (T&I) Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) unveiled his vision for an infrastructure package July 23, including a temporary revenue solution for the...
ARTBA President Pete Ruane Announces October Retirement

ARTBA President Pete Ruane Announces October Retirement

By Eileen Houlihan, senior writer/editor, ARTBA ARTBA President & CEO Pete Ruane June 18 announced that he will retire from the organization this October after 30 years of service.  He is the longest tenured head of the 116-year-old organization. After Ruane’s...