Transportation & Infrastructure

Julian Hattem - 01/28/16 04:26 PM EST
Key Republicans in both chambers of Congress have sent letters to the Obama administration making new demands in the wake of the administration’s changes to a law meant to protect the country from foreign extremists.  GOP critics were livid at...
Alexander Bolton - 07/10/14 06:00 AM EDT
Democrats are rallying around “shutdown” as a new favorite buzzword as the Highway Trust Fund faces a $10 billion shortfall, and the annual bills funding government agencies have stalled.Democrats are warning of a looming “highway shutdown,”...
Russell Berman - 03/04/14 06:00 AM EST
Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) won’t revive his 2011 proposal to use oil drilling revenue for infrastructure when the House takes up a new highway bill later this year, lawmakers and aides say.Members of both parties are desperately searching for a...
The Hill staff - 12/28/15 10:47 AM EST
Donald Trump, Traffic Sign, Vote Trump, Merry Xmas
Forget roadwork or weather advisories — a traffic sign in California is instructing commuters to “vote Donald Trump.”An official for Caltrans, the state’s transportation agency, tells local station KABC-TV that one of its signs in Corona, Calif.,...
Bernie Becker - 06/10/14 08:29 PM EDT
The House and Senate struggled Tuesday to find ways to shore up the Highway Trust Fund just a few weeks before it is expected to run dry.With days slipping away on the congressional calendar, the most top lawmakers could agree on was that they would...