Issue / FASTLANE

GAO, in Line with Eno, Recommends More Transparency for Federal Discretionary Grants.

November 9, 2017 As part of the 2015 FAST Act, the FASTLANE Discretionary Grant Program, launched in 2016 under President Obama and...

No Budget = Delayed FY18 Omnibus = Delayed FAST Act Funding Increases and Discretionary Grants

November 9, 2017 Next week is the last week of Congressional session before the Thanksgiving holiday, and the attention of...

House Democrats Claim Sequestration Woes From Shuster FAA Bill

October 30, 2017 Democratic leaders of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee earlier today sent a letter to...

Highway and Transit Funding Needs Reiterated at House Hearing

October 18, 2017 Last week, the Highways and Transit Subcommittee of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee held a...

House Panel Gathers Feedback from Rail Stakeholders

October 12, 2017 On October 4, the House Transportation & Infrastructure (T&I) Committee convened a subcommittee hearing on...

Gas Tax Receipts Up, Truck Sales Down, and Aviation/Harbor Trust Funds Built Balances in 2017

October 20, 2017 This week, the Treasury Department released the financial totals for federal trust fund accounts for the fiscal...

Budget Blueprints Belatedly Move in House, Senate

October 6, 2017 Fiscal year 2018 began six days ago, and both chambers of Congress are finally getting around to addressing a budget...

FHWA Gives States FY18 Highway Funding; Indicates Record High Allocated Withholding

October 6, 2017 This week, the Federal Highway Administration formally gave states $41.4 billion in highway contract authority via...

FY 2018 Highway Apportionments to States (Total)

One-page table showing apportionments of highway contract authority to states for fiscal year 2018 under the FAST Act. Numbers are...

Trump Upends His Own Infrastructure Plan With PPP Comments to Democrats

September 29, 2017 President Trump unexpectedly distanced himself from one of the core principles of his own Administration's...

Congress Clears $15B in Harvey Aid, Extends FY18 Appropriations and Debt Ceiling to Dec. 8

September 8, 2017 Both chambers of Congress have cleared legislation that extends government-wide appropriations until December 8...

Debate Terms Set for Transportation, Homeland Portions of FY18 Omnibus Appropriations

September 6, 2017 - 12:15 A.M. The House Rules Committee at 10:45 p.m. last night approved terms for debate for the Department of...

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