Highway Trust Fund
We're at a critical point in addressing the nation's transportation infrastructure.
The group said cutting spending is easier than finding a transportation funding source.
John Boehner has it backwards. What's stupid is not asking questions about the adequacy of Amtrak...
Rep. Earl Blumeneaur would bar Congress from passing temporary extensions after Sept. 30.
Measures in the House and Senate would extend transportation spending for two months.
The meeting is set for June, after the May 31 deadline to extend funding.
The warning follows a similar message to state transportation departments.
Ninety-five percent of Republicans who voted to raise state gas taxes were re-elected.
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx says payments will stop on May 31.
Federal road funding is set to expire on May 31.
The proposal called for increasing the state’s gas tax by six cents-per-gallon.
Dems want a long-term infrastructure funding extension, not another stopgap.
The measure extends federal transportation funding until July 31.
Former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said Congress should increase the nation’s gas tax.
Nebraska's gas tax will gradually increase to six cents more per gallon.
Congress faces looming deadlines to renew highway funding and Patriot Act provisions.
The measure would extend federal transportation spending until July.
The measure would create a national fund to pay for roads.
The American Trucking Association said it will accept a short-term road funding bill.
Anthony Foxx said he is disappointed lawmakers are likely to pass a short-term road fix.
Rep. Earl Blumenauer (D-Ore.) said Congress should pass a long-term measure.
Anthony Foxx said lawmakers should be ashamed of highway funding patches.
A radio campaign is targeting leaders in both parties.
A proposed hike was defeated by an 80-percent-20-percent margin.