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CBO: Tight Spending Constraints Ahead

January 25, 2017 Yesterday, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office released its annual Budget and Economic Outlook, this one...

White House Promises Infrastructure Bill in January

December 8, 2017 The White House this week made it official and promised to release the Trump Administration's "infrastructure...

Ways and Means Looks at Difficult Issue of Paying for Infrastructure

Hours after House Democrats joyously announced the outline of their $760 billion infrastructure initiative, the House Ways and Means...

Is the Mass Transit CIG Program Sitting on $1.4 Billion? Or Is the Program $5 Billion in the Red?

November 28, 2018 Is the Federal Transit Administration's Capital Investment Grant (CIG) program sitting on over a billion dollars...

I-66 Shows the Cost of Urban Roadway Access – And It Isn’t Cheap

December 8, 2017 Northern Virginia is realizing the consequence of its success. A growing economy and increasing population mean...

Senate to Mark Up Highway Reauthorization Bill With 17% First-Year Funding Increase

The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee is preparing to mark up a draft five-year federal-aid highway program reauthorization...

The Amending of the FAA Bill on the Senate Floor

First substitute. The Senate took up H.R. 636, an unrelated House-passed tax bill, and then on April 6 chairman Thune offered this...

Full Analysis of FY18 USDOT Appropriations Bill Text (House)

July 11, 2017 – 8:45 a.m. Yesterday evening, the House Appropriations Committee released the draft appropriations bill for the...

Sec. Chao Defends Budget Before Senate Appropriators

July 20, 2017 Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao appeared before the Senate Appropriations Committee on July 13 to defend the...

House T&I Members Sound Skeptical of State-Owned Chinese Transportation Firms

May 17, 2019 The full House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee held a hearing yesterday on the participation of state-owned...

FY19 Budget Request: The Big Picture

February 14, 2018 President Trump on February 12 submitted a budget request that called for $4.4 trillion in federal spending in...

Budget Proposes Air Traffic Control Reform Paired With Aviation Tax Cut

May 24, 2017 As promised in March, the fiscal year 2018 budget proposes to remove air traffic control (ATC) operation from the...

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