Lawmakers repeatedly pressed the pipeline safety agency to crack down on the potential for leaks at...
Lawmakers are debating privatizing large portions of the nation's air traffic control system.
The House voted to send a GOP measure blocking a water rule to President Obama's desk.
Lawmakers used $70 billion from other areas of the federal budget in a recent highway bill.
The five-year proposal relies on $70 billion in offset from other areas of the federal budget.
The measure calls for spending $261 billion on highways and $55 billion on transit.
Federal transportation funding is set to expire on Thursday.
The measure would spend $261 billion on highways and $55 billion on transit.
The House has approved a six month extension for the agency.
Republicans criticized investigators for delays, while Democrats blasted GOP funding cuts.
"I hope the Senate turns him down," Rep. DeFazio (D-Ore.) said of President Obama's trade agenda.
The Obama administration is imposing a 40 mile per hour speed limit for oil trains near cities.
Lawmakers are debating whether women should be required to register.
“Wake up down there!” Rep. Peter DeFazio said.
Republicans say the EPA is making a “power grab” for control of the nation's waterways.
The measure transfers $70 billion from other areas of the federal budget to avoid raising gas taxes...
The bill calls for spending $261 billion on highways and $55 billion on transit over six years.
The "devolution" proposal called for reducing the gas tax by nearly 15 cents.
The measure extends federal transportation funding until Nov. 20.
Several rail companies have warned they might shut down service in January.
Lawmakers are scheduled to vote on an $8 billion temporary extension offered by the GOP.
A new survey shows 88 percent of Americans favor gentically modified food labeling.
Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) said the batteries are too dangers to transport on airplanes.
Rep. Peter DeFazio (D-Ore.) said lawmakers should focus on a looming highway funding deadline.