Blog by Janet Kavinoky, Originally posted on U.S. Chamber of Commerce website on May 11, 2015 During Infrastructure Week, high-profile speakers did not pulling any punches. They just stated the facts at Monday’s kickoff event in D.C. U.S. Vice President Joe Biden noted the United States is “28th in the world.
By Janet Kavinoky With less than two weeks to go until the current MAP-21 extension runs out, the Americans for Transportation Mobility (ATM) coalition is crying foul on the extremist forces whose legions are busily spreading misinformation and ultimately espousing policy that is bad for American consumers and businesses. These
Less than two weeks before the current law authorizing funding for America’s transportation infrastructure expires, ATM members and other national organizations have released a report that evaluates the current deteriorating conditions, safety and use of America’s rural roads and bridges. The “Rural Connections: Challenges and Opportunities in America’s Heartland” report, released by
Washington, DC — May 20, 2015 — As Congress appears set to pass yet another short-term extension to keep the Highway Trust Fund barely afloat through mid-summer, the Americans for Transportation Mobility (ATM) Coalition has released a set of resources to ensure the facts are front and center throughout Congressional deliberations.
(Originally posted at https://www.uschamber.com/blog/memorial-day-forecast-heavy-traffic-deteriorating-infrastructure) By Janet Kavinoky, Vice President, Americans for Transportation Mobility Coalition & Executive Director, Transportation & Infrastructure at U.S. Chamber of Commerce Ready to hit the road this weekend? So is everyone else. AAA is forecasting that 33 million Americans will travel by car this long weekend,