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Eno Transportation Weekly

Week of November 27, 2017

In This Issue

Appropriations, CR, Disasters, FY18, Highways, House Appropriations Committee
CR Extension to December 22 Likely As Talks on Spending Caps, Disaster Aid Continue
December 1, 2017 With appropriations for the federal government set to expire at midnight on on December 8, the House of Representatives is expected to vote next week on a simple two-week extension of the current stopgap continuing resolution (Pub... This content is for Eno members only. Sign In Sign in to your Eno account [...]
Aviation, Drones, FAA, House T&I Committee, UAS
House Subcommittee Urges FAA to Speed Up Drone Integration
December 1, 2017 This week, the Aviation subcommittee of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee held the first hearing in the 115th Congress dedicated entirely to unmanned aircraft systems (UAS, or drones). The hearing, titled Un... This content is for Eno members only. Sign In Sign in to your Eno account below or JOIN ENO [...]
FY17, High-Speed Rail, Rail, Stimulus
Books Closed on FY17; $248 Million in ARRA High Speed Rail Funding Vanishes Unspent
December 1, 2017 – The Treasury Department closed the books on fiscal year 2017 this week by releasing the account-level spending data to the public in the Combined Statement of Receipts, Outlays and Balances, which shows that $247.6 million of the $8 billion in high-speed rail funding provided by the ARRA stimulus law vanished, unspent, [...]
Capitol Hill Events – Week of December 4, 2017
Wednesday, December 6 – Senate Environment and Public Works –full committee hearing on the nomination of R.D. James to be Assistant Secretary of the Army (Civil Works) – 10:00 a.m., SD-406 Dirksen. Thursday, December 7 – House Transportation and Infrastructure – Subcommittee on Highways and Transit – subcommittee hearing on emerging technologies in the trucking [...]