House, Senate Appropriators Have Fewer Transportation Policy Provisos in Dispute This Year

ISSUE / Week of June 11, 2018

  • June 15,2018 |

    House, Senate Appropriators Have Fewer Transportation Policy Provisos in Dispute This Year

    Appropriations,Aviation
    June 14, 2018 Now that the House and Senate Appropriations Committees have approved their versions of the fiscal 2019 Transportation-Housing appropriations bill (the House bill is here and the...
  • June 15,2018 |

    New Report Finds Benefits of AV Deployment Far Outweigh Costs to Workforce

    Automated Vehicles,Public transit
    June 13, 2018 The economic and social benefits of widespread deployment of automated vehicles (AVs) will far outweigh the costs in labor displacement and lost wages, according to new research...
Senate Committee Examines Effects of Autonomous Technologies on Infrastructure
Automated Vehicles,Bridges,Cybersecurity,Federal Governance,Governance,Highways,Streets,Traffic Safety

Senate Committee Examines Effects of Autonomous Technologies on Infrastructure

June 14, 2018 On Wednesday, the full Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works held a hearing entitled, “Innovation and America’s Infrastructure: Examining the Effects of Emerging...

How Are the FY19 House and Senate Appropriations Bills Keeping the $10 Billion per Year Infrastructure Promise?
Appropriations,FASTLANE,Federal Budget,Federal Funding,Federal Governance,Governance,Highway Trust Fund

How Are the FY19 House and Senate Appropriations Bills Keeping the $10 Billion per Year Infrastructure Promise?

June 15, 2018 The February 2018 bipartisan budget deal increasing discretionary appropriations totals for fiscal years 2018 and 2019 was accompanied by a “deal memo” between Congressional...

California Voters Decide Transportation Initiatives, Recall Legislator Who Voted for Gas Tax Increase
Bicycle,Bridges,Fuel tax,Governance,High-Speed Rail,Pedestrian,Public transit,Rail,Regional governance,State Governance,Tolls

California Voters Decide Transportation Initiatives, Recall Legislator Who Voted for Gas Tax Increase

June 14, 2018 In last Tuesday’s primary, California voters decided on a mix of state and regional transportation measures. Prior to the primary, Eno reported on two statewide measures,...

Dockless Bikesharing Companies are Testing New Approaches to Improve Equity
Accessibility,Bicycle,Dockless,Equity

Dockless Bikesharing Companies are Testing New Approaches to Improve Equity

June 14, 2018 Dockless bike systems, launched in the U.S. in 2017, have spread to dozens of cities. In addition to providing a transportation service with no government subsidy, they are...

Capitol Hill Events – Week of June 18, 2018
Appropriations,Federal Funding,Federal Governance,Governance,Homeland security,Pipelines

Capitol Hill Events – Week of June 18, 2018

Tuesday, June 19 - Senate Appropriations - Subcommittee on Homeland Security - subcommittee markup session to consider a draft Homeland Security appropriations bill for FY 2019 - 10:00 a.m., SD-124...

Be Part of the Conversation
Sign up to receive news, events, publications, and course notifications.
No thanks