Ed Mortimer

Blog | November 04, 2016
Guest on The Infra Blog: Ed Mortimer, Executive Director of Transportation Infrastructure, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Infrastructure USA — By Steve Anderson — November 3rd, 2016 — Ed Mortimer is executive director of Transportation Infrastructure at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. In this role, Mortimer oversees the development and implementation of the Chamber’s transportation and infrastructure policy and represents the Chamber on Capitol Hill as well

Blog | March 08, 2017
Making the Case Before the Senate for Infrastructure Investment

From U.S. Chamber Staff Ed Mortimer, the U.S. Chamber’s executive director for Transportation Infrastructure, testified before a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on the condition of our nation’s transportation system as well as challenges and opportunities for funding and financing. Mortimer stated: Study after study has shown that investing in transportation infrastructure leads to better safety,

Blog | March 09, 2017
America’s Infrastructure Was Just Graded A D+ — Here’s What We Should Do About It

By Ed Mortimer Executive Director, Transportation Infrastructure, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Republished from the “Above the Fold,” produced by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Today, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) released its latest Infrastructure Report Card, a periodic assessment of the condition of our nation’s infrastructure system, including

Blog | March 24, 2017
Infrastructure: An Investment Worth Making

By ED MORTIMER, Executive Director, Transportation Infrastructure, U.S. Chamber of Commerce LINDSEY KLAASSEN, Staff Assistant with National Security and Emergency Preparedness Department, U.S. Chamber of Commerce The new administration has outlined critical objectives for getting our country back on track: creating jobs, boosting economic growth, and improving infrastructure. This is good

Blog | May 03, 2017
U.S. Chamber’s Mortimer Interviewed on ‘Capitol Agenda’ About Trump Gas Tax Comment

This piece was originally published by Transport Topics Capitol Agenda for the Week of May 2: The President’s Gas Tax WATCH Ed Mortimer’s interview with Eugene Mulero of Transport Topics Executives from trucking companies who frequently come to Washington to urge lawmakers to fund infrastructure projects say raising federal fuel