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June 24, 2015

“That old document that no one reads anymore or pays any attention to, it’s the Constitution,” said Oklahoma Senator James Inhofe, chairman of the U.S. Senate Environment and Public Works...
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June 5, 2015

With Congress back in session, the countdown for a long-term sustainable solution to fund transportation infrastructure is back on. At this point, lawmakers are in agreement that our infrastructure...
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May 27, 2015

President Reagan Signs the Surface Transportation Assistance Act, January 6, 1983 Summer reading lists of those in...
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May 22, 2015

Just in time for the start of summer travel and construction season, the Highway Trust Fund received yet another short-term extension this week. Congress has “punted” once again on passing a...
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May 21, 2015

  Congress decides to "punt" on finding a long-term transportation funding solution To use a common football...
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Photo credit: Keene Public Library and Historical Society
May 15, 2015

With major delays on the DC metro during rush hour, two train derailments, and Arizona’s state report card release, 15 days until the Highway Trust Fund expires, Infrastructure Week highlighted the...
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May 11, 2015

Critical to our nation's transportation infrastructure is the Highway Trust Fund. This fund is America’s federal bank account for transportation, and every year, states share over $45 billion to...
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May 8, 2015

Photo Credit: SDOT Photos With the end of May approaching and no long-term transportation funding bill on the horizon, a...
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May 7, 2015

As the deadline to reauthorize the federal surface transportation bill nears, the measure of success for many involved seems to be maintaining the status quo. Last week, leaders in the U.S. House of...
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May 1, 2015

There has been much discussion on Capitol Hill and throughout the nation about increasing funding for infrastructure. From highways to transit to ports, our nation depends on infrastructure to...
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