(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
(Originally posted at https://www.uschamber.com/blog/five-step-revenue-road-map-fund-america-s-highways-transit-systems) By Janet Kavinoky, Vice President, Americans for Transportation Mobility Coalition & Executive Director, Transportation & Infrastructure at U.S. Chamber of Commerce Members of Congress are running out of time to reauthorize MAP-21, the legislation that funds America’s highway and public transit systems that expires on May
I just testified in front of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs— on the need to continue to invest in public transportation through re-authorizing surface transportation funding – and the opportunity couldn’t have come at a better time.
The following blog post was originally published on the U.S. Chamber of Commerce website on April 23, 2015 By Janet Kavinoky Timing is everything – especially when time is running short. I testified Thursday in front of the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs on the need to
Article reprinted with permission from AASHTO Journal Business, State Leaders Spell Out Stark Impact of Short-term Extensions May 08, 2015 Business groups and state officials pressed Congress early this month to enact a long-term highway and public transit bill before the Highway Trust Fund’s program authority expires May 31, while