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Highway Funding

June 2014, TruckingInfo.com - WebXclusive

Commentary: Inside a Senate Roundtable on Highway Funding

By Tom Sanderson, CEO, Transplace

In late April, Tom Sanderson, CEO of the third-party logistics company Transplace, participated in a roundtable on Capitol Hill about highway funding. As we inch closer to the deadline and the Highway Trust Fund is heading into the red, he offers his impressions of that event.

Tags: Legislation, Highway Funding, U.S. Senate, Highway Trust Fund, Transplace

March 2014, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

With Funding Clock Ticking, Congress Turns to Highway Bill

The Highway Trust Fund may run out of money by this summer as discussions for funding sources continue on Capitol Hill in Washington D.C.

By Oliver Patton

Transportation committees on Capitol Hill are starting to write the policy provisions to reauthorize the highway program that expires this fall, but the finance committees have yet to move on the key issue of funding.

Tags: FMCSA, CSA, HOS, Highway Funding, OOIDA, MCSAC, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

March 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

The Hard Road to Highway Funding

By Deborah Lockridge

In my January editorial, as part of three resolutions I'd like to see this year, I called on Congress to fix highway funding.

Tags: ATA, Fuel Tax, Highway Funding

February 2013, TruckingInfo.com - Cover Story

Bridging The Funding Gap

By Oliver Patton

The highway law that took so much effort over the past five years is just six months old, but now it's time to start again. As the U.S. Department of Transportation still unpacks the two-year, $105 billion measure passed last summer, Congress and transportation interests are gathering to return, once more, unto the breach.

Tags: GAO, Highway Funding, CBO, Highway Trust Fund, MAP-21, White House, DOT, Congress, Infrastructure, Infrastructure Funding

October 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Editorial

An $8 Billion Fiasco

By Doug Condra, President

It shouldn't have taken a cash shortfall for the Highway Fund to be repaid.

Tags: Congress, Highway Funding, Highway Trust Fund, Highways

September 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Who Will Pay

By Oliver B. Patton, Washington Editor

Pennsylvania's experience illustrates difficulty of funding issue

Tags: public sector, Pennsylvania, Highway Funding, private sector

May 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Searching For Middle Ground In Highway Debate

By Oliver B. Patton, Washington Editor

Searching for a middle ground in the highway debate

Tags: ATA, Congress, Highway Funding, Highway Trust Fund, Highways

April 2008, TruckingInfo.com - Editorial

Highway Funding: Let The Games Begin

By Doug Condra, President

Recommendations on how this country should approach funding to fix its ailing surface transportation system are on the table.

Tags: Congress, Highway Funding, Highway Trust Fund, Highways, fiscal crisis

October 2007, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

View From The Hill

By Oliver Patton

Infrastructure, emissions incentives, hours of service, NAFTA and Mexico are the hot issues for 2008.

Tags: Congress, Highway Funding, Highways, Emissions

September 2007, TruckingInfo.com - Feature

Infrastructure Disaster

By HDT Staff

Minnesota bridge collapse sharpens focus on highway spending.

Tags: Infrastructure, Highway Funding, Highways, Bridge

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