Overall spending on America’s public infrastructure is stuck in neutral and going nowhere fast, according to a new study.
Originally Posted on AAA.com; educational infographic on how Highway Trust Fund works and why it needs fixing also released (WASHINGTON, Jan. 26, 2015) AAA, the American Trucking Associations and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce delivered a joint letter to Congress today in support of increased transportation funding. Dear Members of
Puxatawny Phil saw his shadow last week – six more weeks of winter if the little critter’s prediction is correct. I think what he was predicting, though, instead of whether the seasons will soon change, may have related to the current, never-ending winter of discontent for anyone who cares about our nation’s surface transportation funding program.
A tweet fest, recently led by House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster and U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx sought to give America a chance to weigh in on the need for a solution to fund America’s crumbling highways and transit systems.
According to John, Paul, George and Ringo – All you need is love; love is all you need. And Charles M Schultz of The Peanuts Fame took it a bit further when he said, “All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn't hurt."