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- Eight-Month Highway Bill Extension OK'd. Friel, Brian; Smallen, Jill; Mitchell, Charlie // National Journal;10/2/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 40, p2984
Reports on the decision of the U.S. Congress to temporarily extend the six-year highway and mass-transit reauthorization bill until after the presidential election in November 2004. Cost of the project; Failure of Public Works Committee Chairman James Inhofe to come up with a compromise with...
- Legislation: Industry Steps Up Push forHighway-Transit Bill. Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;1/30/2012, Vol. 268 Issue 3, p7
The article reports the launch of a lobbying drive by U.S. construction groups and other organizations to facilitate the passage of a multi-year highway and public transit bill by the U.S. congress. An overview of campaigning efforts by industry officials to get a bill passed before the end of...
- Highway Bill Extended as Conference Idles. Friel, Brian; Smallen, Jill; Mitchell, Charlie // National Journal;6/26/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 26, p2030
Reports on the approval of a fourth short-term extension of the highway and mass transit bill by the U.S. Congress in June 2004. Cost of the bill; Remarks from Senate Environment and Public Works Committee Chairman James Inhofe.
- Utopian transit dreamers could railroad taxpayers. Styring, Bill // Indianapolis Business Journal;4/21/2014, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p10B
The article offers the author's insights about the formulation of a central Indiana transit bill by mass transit advocates through the General Assembly.
- Inside Washington. // National Journal;12/6/2003, Vol. 35 Issue 49, preceding p3637
Presents news briefs on politics and government in the U.S. as of December 2003. Reaction of the military troops in Baghdad, Iraq on the visit of U.S. President George W. Bush; Implications of Iraq's reconstruction for Joe Allbaugh and his Washington-based consulting firm Diligence; Confusion...
- Highway Bill Conference Is Stalled. Friel, Brian; Smallen, Jill; Mitchell, Charlie // National Journal;4/24/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 17, p1263
Reports on the delay of formal action to the proposed highway and mass transit reauthorization bill by the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate. Cause of the delay; Efforts of Republican leaders in preventing the presidential veto of the bill; Reasons of Senate Minority Leader Tom...
- Mass transit backers regroup for next year: Supporters plan education push, one-on-one meetings. // Indianapolis Business Journal;3/19/2012, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p3A
The article reports on the plans of the supporters of the mass transit bill in 2013 such as the one-on-one meetings with legislators and fact-finding trips to cities with successful transit systems.
- Congress approves $286 billion highway bill. // National Petroleum News;Sep2005, Vol. 97 Issue 10, p9
Reports on the U.S. Congress' passage of highway and mass transit legislation that will allocate funds to states to build and fix roads, create jobs and cut hours wasted in traffic jams. States' receipt of a share of federal highway funding depending on their contributions, through the federal...
- Bush Signs 10th TEA-21 Extension as Talks Stall on 6-Year Plan. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;7/25/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32181, p5
Reports that U.S. President George W. Bush has quickly signed stopgap legislation early Friday that extends until midnight Wednesday the current law governing the nation's highway and public transit construction programs. Approval of the legislation by both the House and Senate; Details of the...