February 8, 2017 Recently, President Trump received unsolicited advice on transportation infrastructure financing from two different sources. A broad group of hundreds of stakeholder groups sent Trump a letter on February 1 congratulating him o... Sorry - you don't have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our membership options. Username [...]
February 8, 2017 The nonpartisan Joint Committee on Taxation (the tax-estimating counterpart to the Congressional Budget Office’s spending estimators) has released its annual estimate of the cost of each federal tax deduction, exclusion, credit, o... Sorry - you don't have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our membership options.
February 8, 2017 The Reason Foundation released a report last month about the federal barriers to private investment in infrastructure, touching upon a wide range of project types, including airports, electric and gas utilities, highways and bridg... Sorry - you don't have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our membership [...]
February 8, 2017 – Yesterday, Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-IL) introduced a bill to strengthen and expand the “Buy America” statutes that impose domestic content requirement on most federal transportation and infrastructure grant programs.
February 8, 2017 On January 31st, Uber and Daimler announced an agreement to deploy autonomous vehicles on Uber’s ridesharing network. It was rumored that Daimler, the parent company of Mercedes, received an order from Uber for 100,000 Mercedes S-Class cars from Uber last March. While representatives of both companies later debunked the rumor, an amicable [...]
To discuss the progress among the finalist cities after the Smart City Challenge, Eno convened a panel of representatives from three of these cities at its recent Capital Convergence: Portland, OR; Kansas City, MO; and Washington, DC, as well as a representative from the technology consultancy Cubic. Three main ideas emerged from the panel on [...]
February 8, 2017 Last week, Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives filled the remainder of their posts on subcommittees for the new 115th Congress. On the House Appropriations Committee, the ranking minority members of the key transport... Sorry - you don't have access to this item. Please log in below, or check out our [...]
Tuesday, February 14 – House Energy and Commerce – Subcommittee on Digital Commerce and Consumer Protection – subcommittee hearing on paths to deployment of self-driving cars (witness list and hearing memo here) – 10:15 a.m., 2123 Rayburn. Tuesday, February 14 – House Homeland Security – Subcommittee on Emergency Preparedness, Response, and Communications – subcommittee hearing to [...]