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
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.
The ATM Coalition sent the following letters to the U.S. House of Representatives and U.S. Senate today, urging members to vote for H.R. 2353, the “Highway and Transportation Funding Act of 2015.” May 19, 2015 TO THE MEMBERS OF THE U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES: The Americans for Transportation Mobility (ATM) Coalition,
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