Advocates are pushing for a federal increase.
The audit comes as lawmakers are struggling to pay for an extension of funding.
They say the funding stalemate in Congress is causing local governments to cancel projects.
Anthony Foxx said Rep. Bill Shuster understands the nation’s infrastructure funding woes.
Rep. Bill Shuster said repatriation is the most likely transportation funding source.
Lawmakers are struggling to come up with a way to pay for an extension.
House Democrats said states would cancel projects if federal infrastructure funding dries up.
The groups said conservative devolution proposals should be rejected.
Lawmakers are searching for a solution before federal funding expires at the end of May.
An industry group said increasing the gas tax this year would raise $401 billion.
The federal government spent $96 billion on infrastructure projects, according to a Congressional...
Vitter said "everyone except the very wealthy" would pay more taxes without an offset.
The amendment would make it harder for lawmakers to hike the tax.
The U.S. Conference of Mayors is trying to avoid a construction shutdown.
Labor groups argue eliminating the tax would create a "patchwork" transportation system.
House and Senate proposals say little about a potential transportation funding fix.
A six-cent increase is scheduled to take effect on April 1.
Anthony Foxx said temporary highway bill extensions don’t solve the funding problem.
Republicans are searching for a way to pay for a new transportation bill.
State lawmakers have voted to increase Utah’s 24.50-cents-per-gallon gas tax by 5 cents.
Rep. Tim Ryan (D-Ohio) is not in favor of the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership.
House Republicans will hold a hearing on infrastructure funding next week.
"I think there is a moment that is shaping up here for something good can happen," Foxx said.
The Senate Environment and Public Works Committee is scheduled to hearing about the possibility of...