Eno Transportation Weekly

Week of February 13, 2017

News & Analysis

Eno, FASTLANE, Freight
Life in the FASTLANE
February 17, 2017 – On February 15, Eno released a white paper that outlines how to best shape future federal discretionary grant programs. The paper uses the FASTLANE grant program, created in 2015 as part of the FAST Act, as a case study and suggests how Congress and the Administration can improve upon federal discretionary [...]
Aviation, FAA, House T&I Committee
House Aviation Subcommittee Holds Year’s First FAA Reauthorization Hearing
February 17, 2017 On February 15, the Aviation Subcommittee of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee started a series of hearings (there are five planned so far) on the upcoming Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) re-authorizatio... This content is for Eno members only. Sign In Sign in to your Eno account below or JOIN ENO NOW [...]
Aviation, Transportation Security, TSA
Senate Hearing Examines TSA Aviation Security Issues
February 17, 2017 On February 16, the Aviation Operations, Safety, and Security Subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation hosted a hearing on the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), entitled “Stakeholde... This content is for Eno members only. Sign In Sign in to your Eno account below or JOIN ENO NOW Username Password [...]
FHWA, FRA, Performance Measures, Safety
FHWA Performance Measures Rule Delayed As Part of Trump Regulatory Freeze
February 17, 2017 As ETW reported last week, federal agencies are continuing to implement the instructions in the White House regulatory “freeze memo” of January 20. As part of those instructions, federal agencies have been delaying the effecti... This content is for Eno members only. Sign In Sign in to your Eno account below or [...]
Autonomous Vehicles, House Energy & Commerce Committee
Industry Urges Congress to Act on Autonomous Vehicles
February 17, 2017 For quite some time now, the auto industry and tech firms have discouraged Congress and the U.S. Department of Transportation from establishing federal policies on autonomous vehicles (AV). However, with as many as 20 states n... This content is for Eno members only. Sign In Sign in to your Eno account below [...]
Budget, FY18, Transition
Budget Director Confirmed – Now What?
February 17, 2017 Yesterday, the Senate voted to confirm the nomination of Rep. Mick Mulvaney (R-SC) to run the White House’s Office of Management and Budget by a roll call vote of 51-49. The vote was party-line, with all Republicans voting “yes” ... This content is for Eno members only. Sign In Sign in to [...]
Infrastructure, P3
New Bipartisan Coalition Stresses Infrastructure Needs
February 17, 2017 On Monday, February 13, the Bipartisan Policy Center announced the launch of the Coalition to Modernize American Infrastructure. The coalition seeks to build a broad-based consensus around infrastructure needs in the U.S. and ... This content is for Eno members only. Sign In Sign in to your Eno account below or JOIN [...]


Editors

Jeff Davis
Senior Fellow and Editor, Eno Transportation Weekly
Greg Rogers
Communications Specialist and Assistant Editor, Eno Transportation Weekly


Featured Contributors

Edward Hamberger
President and Chief Executive Officer, American Association of Railroads
Kelley Coyner
Center for Regional Analysis, Schar School of Policy and Government, George Mason University & MobilityE3