highway funding

TIFIA transportation project loan program under fire

Congress will begin reconciling reauthorization bills that contain significantly increased funding for a somewhat controversial loan program.

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House passes highway funding extension bill

The House of Representatives passed a bill to extend the federal highway funding through the end of September.

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Brokers: Highway bill unlikely prior to election; more on the bond issue

        With news of President Barack Obama's threat to veto any highway reauthorization or extension bill that comes to his desk with authorization of the Keystone XL Pipeline included, as it is in the House version that passed the Rules committee earlier in the week, came my conversation with James Lamb, head of the Association of Independent Property Brokers and Agents, earlier this week. Lamb said that according to his sources the Hill, given the general ...

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Highway bill faces veto threat

The White House has said it would veto a transportation funding bill that cleared the House Rules Committee due to its Keystone XL pipeline mandate.

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DOT overwhelmed by TIGER grant requests

DOT says the dollar amount requested in grant applications far exceeds the amount set aside for the program.

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House passes three-month highway funding extension

The Republican-backed plan would extend highway funding for three months, if signed into law.

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DOT pegs annual road spending at $101B

Report points to a sizeable gap between current spending and projected levels of investment needed to maintain the nation’s highways.

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House to tackle highway funding bill

House committee will work on legislation Feb. 2. The current surface transportation funding extension expires March 31.

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House GOP seeks to pass transportation bill by Dec. 31

Bill links funding from energy production with highway infrastructure.

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Missouri gets emergency federal highway funds

State gets $2 million in quick release emergency funds to begin repairs to roads and bridges damaged by summer floods.

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