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Jonathan Mattise - ASSOCIATED PRESS - CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) Federal cash for building and fixing West Virginia roads has diminished at more than twice the five-year national rate — a key factor as a governor-appointed panel considers ways to find another $1 billion-plus for the state’s ailing highways and bridges....
CEG - More than 50 “young guns” in the transportation design and construction industry took part in an intensive “boot camp” introduction to the federal legislative and regulatory processes, and then descended on Capitol Hill to press their members of Congress to fix the ...
CEG - Associated Equipment Distributors (AED) President and CEO Brian P. McGuire released the following statement on the draft tax reform proposal released Feb. 26 by the House Ways ...
CEG - With federal highway and bridge funding to the states in jeopardy later this year, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) is using the March 4-8 CONEXPO-CON/AGG trade show in Las Vegas—one of the largest gatherings of U.S. transportation design and construction prof...
CEG - The “Transportation Construction Advocate App,” or “TransCon App” unveiled by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) gives public and private-sector workers in the transportation design and construction industry a powerful, new tool to communicate ...
CEG - On Tuesday, June 4 starting at 3:00 p.m. EST, Secretary Ray LaHood, Sen. Jim Inhofe (R-Okla.), House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R.-Pa.) and Ranking Member Nick J. Rahall (D-W.Va.) will address over 400 transportation construction industry leading executives t...
CEG - NEW YORK (AP) The soaring price of fuel and other strains on the U.S. economy have caused Americans to cut back sharply on driving, which jeopardizes the federal fund for building and repairing the country’s highways.The federal highway trust fund — which relies on per-gallon t...
CEG - Federal tax policy encouraging the use of ethanol-based motor fuels reduces funds available for the nation’s highway improvement program by about $1.l billion per year, the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) recently told the Senate Finance Committee. ...
ARTBA - The U.S. transportation construction industry has launched a grassroots and advocacy advertising campaign on multiple fronts to increase pressure on Congress and the Trump administration to act in 2020 on a permanent Highway Trust Fund (HTF) revenue solution and a robust, long-te...
Volvo - Politicians around the world take great pleasure in disagreeing with each other, but in the United States there is one topic lawmakers on all sides can find common ground — that the country's highways network is in urgent need of repair and improvement. So, if everyone agrees, why isn&#...