Senators reach deal on six-year highway bill
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) and Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) have reached a deal on a six-year highway funding bill.
The Hill • Jul 21, 2015
Santa Cruz Metro Joins National Transit Coalition
Getting America To Work Grows to 105 Members
Press Release • Jul 13, 2015
Motorists' Efficiency Might Drive Taxes Up
The problem Congress faces in paying for new highways and other transportation projects is that the Highway Trust Fund, which for decades has financed road and transit spending, is running out of revenue.
Roll Call • May 20, 2015
Lawmakers urge Congress to 'man up' on transportation funding
Illinois’ federal lawmakers stood united with area transit leaders Thursday in urging Congress to “man up” and pass a long-term federal transportation funding bill before two key transit measures expire or teeter on insolvency.
Chicago Sun Times • Apr 09, 2015
Eyes on the Street: Metro’s Stand Up 4 Transportation Rally
Transit riders have a lot to lose if partisan battles in Washington do not find their way to reauthorizing a federal transportation bill.
LA Streets Blog • Apr 09, 2015
White House sends Congress $478 billion, 6-year transportation bil
The Obama administration sent Congress a $478 billion bill that would provide the federal share of transportation funding for the next six years, the first legislation out of the gate in a year that is likely to produce a competition among three bills.
Washington Post • Mar 30, 2015