Author: Jeff Davis

Tentative House Committee Schedules for Budget Reconciliation

Per the good folks at Punchbowl News, here are the tentative House committee schedules for consideration of their portions of the $3.5...

Breaking Down the $3.5 Trillion Budget Reconciliation Plan

Now that both chambers of Congress have agreed to the same version of S. Con. Res. 14, the budget resolution for fiscal 2022, the...

How Transit Got Traded Away in the Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal

How did additional funding for public transit go from $85 billion (really $110 billion) in President Biden's American Jobs Plan, down...

House Passes Budget, Sets Sept. 27 As Passage Deadline for Bipartisan Infrastructure Bill

By a perfectly attended party-line vote of 220 to 212, the House of Representatives has adopted a special rule (H. Res. 601) that...

House Democrats Will Regroup, Try Again Today on Budget, Infrastructure Bill

After a long day and night of waiting for a small group of moderate Democrats to bend in their demand that the House pass the...

Three things the infrastructure plan missed

It does include reauthorization of the HTF and a $118 billion bailout from the Treasury’s general fund to meet the needs of the...

Senate BIB Funding Totals – Combined Trust Fund and General Fund

The Senate-passed bipartisan infrastructure bill provides $454.2 billion in guaranteed funding over five years for the "traditional"...

Monday Night Showdown Set for Budget, Infrastructure Bill Votes in House

House Democratic leaders are facing a showdown with their members on Monday. At issue is whether or not Democrats can get 215 of their...

DeFazio looks to try again on his progressive transportation agenda

But Jeff Davis of the Eno Center said the Byrd rule will also require that every dime of the committee’s $60 billion be spent by...

How Will the BIB Affect the FY22 DOT Appropriations Bill?

How will the funding provided by the bipartisan infrastructure bill affect the regular, ongoing Department of Transportation...

Updated State-by-State Transit Funding Comparison: House INVEST vs Senate BIB

Updated projections from the Federal Transit Administration that show estimated mass transit funding flowing to transit providers in...

Capitol Hill Events – Week of August 23, 2021

Monday, August 23 – House Rules – full committee business meeting to consider a rule for House consideration of the following: S....

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