Satirical website The Onion recently mocked Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx.
Rep. Lou Barletta says the Transportation Department’s current system is flawed.
The Vermont senator said he his amendment would "create or maintain" roughly nine million jobs.
The U.S. Conference of Mayors is trying to avoid a construction shutdown.
They say the funding stalemate in Congress is causing local governments to cancel projects.
The incident occurred Friday evening at Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport.
The FAA has included hobby vehicles in its interpretation of a federal statute.
Car seats made by Graco were found to have faulty buckles.
The FAA issued an experimental pass to the company Thursday.
Travel groups are at odds with airlines over international flight competition.
The New Jersey senator filed legislation to boost a $35 billion federal rail financing program.
The measure would boost spending on automatic train control systems.
The expedited screening program is available at 31 U.S. airports.
The jet was flying from Barcelona to Dusseldorf, Germany.
The lawmakers want Amtrak and transit included in a DOT funding bill.
The FAA is holding a "virtual career fair" for flight controllers.
A machete-wielding man attacked two TSA agents in New Orleans last week.
Labor groups argue eliminating the tax would create a "patchwork" transportation system.
Anthony Foxx said Rep. Bill Shuster understands the nation’s infrastructure funding woes.
A watchdog found the traveler was formerly in a domestic terrorist organization.
Sens. Cory Booker and Deb Fischer want regulators to "lay the foundation" for driverless cars.
Members are "public servants" and not "a privileged class," they wrote.
The Indianapolis-Chicago line, which relies on state funds, may be cut.
The group says a TSA program "has given rise to allegations of racial profiling."