"The proof is in the pudding," the DOT chief said. "Congress has got to do something."
Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) said Wednesday that amount of money the federal government will fall...
The $170 billion measure would pay for six years' worth of transportation projects.
"It is time to rebuild America," the Vermont independent said.
"There's nothing partisan about infrastructure," Biden said.
The surveys come as lawmakers in Washington are indicating a willingness to raise federal gas taxes.
Obama called for Congress to pass a “bipartisan infrastructure plan.”
President Obama is likely to steer clear of mentioning the idea of raising the federal gas tax in...
Newly-installed Republican leaders in the Senate should focus on approving a new transportation...
“We are way behind," Obama said.
New toll lanes on Interstate 95 in northern Virginia are “a glimpse into the future” of...
A bipartisan pair of lawmakers pushed Wednesday for a 15-cent increase.
Their bill targets up to $2 trillion in tax revenue currently in foreign banks.
Anthony Foxx calls for a comprehensive, multiyear infrastructure measure.
Talk of increasing the tax for the first time in 20 years has sparked debate.
The groups said an increase in the tax would be the best way to fund highway projects.
"I just don't believe the votes are there," Rep. Bill Shuster said.
But big talk from both sides has failed to identify an agreeable funding plan.
Transportation advocates have pushed for an increase in the 18.4 cent-per-gallon tax.
“I’ve never voted to raise the gas tax,” Boehner said during a press conference.
Transportation advocates want to increase the 18.4 cents-per-gallon tax to pay for road projects.
“Despite the fact that a majority of voters support more funding for road and bridge repair and...
The chairwoman of the House Republican Conference said Thursday that passing a long-term...
Two House lawmakers will spotlight Reagan's support for an increase in 1982.