Issue / Ports

Webinar: A Model for Next-Level Interstate Collaboration with the Port Authority of NY and NJ

Created by an Act of Congress in 1921, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey's mission is to oversee the creation of vital...

Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill: Airports and Ports/Waterways

There were many areas of infrastructure (to say nothing of non-physical "infrastructure") where the members of the bipartisan Senate...

House Panel Approves $8.7 Billion in Corps Water Funding (With $2.1 Billion Taken Off-Budget)

Earlier today, the House Appropriations Committee approved a draft bill appropriating $8.7 billion for the Army Corps of Engineers'...

Hearing Explores Larger Implications for Exporters in the Midst of an Import Boom

The House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation held a hearing this week on the...

Hearing Explores What Happens to Exporters in an Import Boom

The House Transportation and Infrastructure Subcommittee on Coast Guard and Maritime Transportation held a hearing this week on the...

Biden Budget Continues Traditional OMB Approach to Corps of Engineers

The Biden Administration has requested $6.8 billion in regular appropriations for the Army Corps of Engineers' water resources program...

Port Spending Increase Under Biden Jobs Plan May Be Illusory

President Biden's American Jobs Plan promises massive spending increases for all manner of public infrastructure. The White House says...

Final FY21 Appropriations Provide More Water Infrastructure Funding Increases

The omnibus appropriations act for fiscal year 2021 provided another round of funding increases for Corps of Engineers water...

Omnibus Legislation Includes Water Resources, Pipeline Safety Bills

The year-end omnibus fiscal legislation passed by Congress yesterday included two separate recurring bills negotiated by the House...

House Passes WRDA Compromise, but Bill Looks Dead in Senate

The House of Representatives passed a compromise biennial authorization bill for the Army Corps of Engineers water resources program...

WRDA Bill (Now With Stimulus!), One-Week CR On House Floor This Week

Congress is expected to pass a one-week extension of federal appropriations this week, from the current expiration date of Friday,...

Time Running Out for Water Resources, Aviation Certification Bills in This Congress

Several key transportation and infrastructure bills are still unsettled, and time is rapidly running out for this Congress to...

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