Representatives from AEM member companies spoke about the need for a long-term, fully-funded highway bill during their meeting this summer.
(Originally posted at https://www.uschamber.com/blog/let-s-fill-gas-tax-facts) By Janet Kavinoky, Vice President, Americans for Transportation Mobility Coalition & Executive Director, Transportation & Infrastructure at U.S. Chamber of Commerce A recent Wall Street Journal op-ed by Carly Fiorina and Penny Nancy about the gas tax was eloquent but false. The average motorist currently pays $7.50 per month
The U.S. of Representatives is on recess this week and most Members have gone back to their districts to hear what’s on the minds of constituents.
(Originally posted at https://www.uschamber.com/blog/chairman-shuster-congress-needs-stay-focused-critical-infrastructure) By Janet Kavinoky, Vice President, Americans for Transportation Mobility Coalition & Executive Director, Transportation & Infrastructure at U.S. Chamber of Commerce At the U.S. Chamber Foundation’s Aviation Summit last week, I had the opportunity to catch up with House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) and discuss
Members of Congress are running out of time to reauthorize MAP-21, the legislation that funds America's highway and transit systems that expires on May 31. As lawmakers return from recess to (hopefully) address this critical need, there are five things they need to focus on to make things work.