A highway bill amendment would nearly double the U.S fuel tax.
Proposals include increasing the maximum length and weight of trucks.
The measure would spend up to $325 billion on roads and transit.
Attention turns to Nov. 20 as the new deadline for renewing federal road funding.
The task force will have 26 members, including representatives from companies like Amazon.
Congress passed a three-year extension of a Dec. 2015 deadline.
Sarah Feinberg was confirmed to lead the Federal Railroad Administration.
An official is "99 percent sure” the blimp is going to come down in Pennsylvania.
Sarah Feinberg's nomination will now go to the full Senate.
Members of both parties said ports could be vulnerable to potential dirty-bomb attacks.
The measure extends federal transportation funding until Nov. 20.
The company is seeking to use drones to make deliveries.
Lawmakers want proof that the program is a "worthwhile investment of taxpayer dollars."
"Metro can forget any new rail-expansion projects until it meets our safety standards."
The measure extends federal infrastructure funding until Nov. 20.
The petition urges Uber to offer a non-leather vegan option.
The funding is going to 39 infrastructure construction projects in 34 states.
The company reached a settlement with DOJ officials that did not involve jail time.
The measure will now go to President Obama's desk.
The automated train extension is included in a temporary highway bill passed by the House.
Federal transportation funding is set to expire on Thursday.
Advocates won a number of exemptions to the DCMA.
The DOT said e-cigarettes can cause fires and explosions on planes.
The measure would extend federal road funding until Nov. 20.