Bush Signs Two-Month TEA-21 Extension

Sanchez, Humberto
May 2004
Bond Buyer;5/4/2004, Vol. 348 Issue 31876, p5
Trade Publication
Reports on the approval of U.S. President George W. Bush on the legislation that extends for two months the provision of an expiring law that governs the nation's highway and transit programs. Background of the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century; Benefits of the extension of the law for the House, the Senate and the White House.


Related Articles

  • A Blind Eye, Still Turned. Lehrer, Eli // National Review;6/2/2003, Vol. 55 Issue 10, p20 

    The article presents an insight into rape cases in American prisons and jails. Statistics reveal that the number of cases involving rape of men in prisons are much more than that reported annually against women in different cities in the U.S. In order to ascertain and deal with the dimensions of...

  • Taking the Cake. Light, Paul C. // Government Executive;Dec2008, Vol. 40 Issue 16, p52 

    No abstract available.

  • NEWS ROUNDUP.  // New Presence: The Prague Journal of Central European Affairs;Autumn2007, Vol. 9 Issue 3, p6 

    The article offers news briefs related to national and local activities for the year 2007 in Czech Republic. The Czech government approves plans to spend $44 million for the construction of a Hyundai car-making plant in the Moravian of Nosovice. A new survey also revealed that the country's...

  • Mapping A New Route For Transportation Policy. Caruso, Lisa // National Journal;10/18/2008, p5 

    The article reports that U.S. President George W. Bush signed a legislation giving the federal Highway Trust Fund an $8 billion emergency infusion. It was noted that the source of nearly all federal spending on highways, bridges and mass transits were about to run dry due to the decline in...

  • Financing Tomorrow's Roads. Capka, J. Richard // Public Roads;Sep/Oct2005, Vol. 69 Issue 2, p15 

    This article offers views on the signing of the Safe, Accountable, Flexible, Efficient, Transportation Equity Act: A Legacy for Users by U.S. President George W. Bush that recognizes the need for a multiyear, comprehensive plan to fund and implement improvements for the country's highway system....

  • Record Transport Bill Heads for Enactment. Ichniowski, Tom; Cho, Aileen; Hampton, Tudor; Illia, Tony; Long, J.T.; Powers, E. Michael // ENR: Engineering News-Record;8/8/2005, Vol. 255 Issue 6, p10 

    The article reports that after nearly two years of delays and weeks of grueling Capitol Hill negotiations, a new, long-term transportation bill, the largest public works measure in the U.S. history, is about to become law. On August 10, U.S. President George W. Bush is expected to travel to...

  • Bush Signs $138B Appropriation Package for HUB, Transportation, D.C. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;12/2/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32270, p43 

    The article reports that U.S. President George W. Bush signed into law a $138 billion fiscal 2906 spending package for the departments of Transportation and Housing and Urban Development as well as other agencies. The package included $36.8 billion for highway construction and $15.6 billion for...

  • Hit the Road, George. Pauken, Heidi // American Prospect;May2004, Vol. 15 Issue 5, p8 

    Reports on the renewal of the highway bill or the 1998 Transportation Equity Act of the U.S. Statistics on the cost of traffic jams to U.S. citizens; Benefits of the highway bill; Decision of U.S. President George W. Bush to cap the proposed U.S. House and Senate bills in an effort to control...

  • Highway bill finally goes through. Blanchard, Dave // Logistics Today;Sep2005, Vol. 46 Issue 9, p8 

    The article focuses on legislative bills related to the transportation industry in the U.S. The long-delayed highway bill finally became a reality when U.S. President George W. Bush signed the 286 billion dollars legislation. One major piece of good news for logistics professionals is that a...


Read the Article


Sign out of this library

Other Topics