Bush Extends Transportation Funding
- Transportation Bill is Finally Done. Garvey, Charlotte // Rock Products;Aug2005, Vol. 108 Issue 8, p18
Reports on the signing of the transportation funding bill into law by U.S. President George W. Bush on August 10, 2005. Guaranteed funds provided by the bill for federal projects through 2009; Problem area with the bill; Significance of the legislation, according to Bush.
- Bush budget released; proposed highway spending lower than House, Senate plans. // Pit & Quarry;Mar2004, Vol. 96 Issue 9, p50
Reports on U.S. President George W. Bush's 2005 budget proposal. Bush's proposals on highway and transit infrastructure spending; Provisions of Bush's surface transportation reauthorization proposal. INSET: Senate passes omnibus appropriations bill.
- National economic report: Industry awaits word on TEA-21 renewal. Hernan, Patrick // Pit & Quarry;Mar2004, Vol. 96 Issue 9, p61
Comments on U.S. President George W. Bush's proposed transportation spending for 2005. Budget for a surface transportation reauthorization proposal; Critics' reaction to Bush's failure to include an increase in gas tax in the proposal.
- Bills Would Restore Some Bush Highway Funding Cuts. Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;2/18/2002, Vol. 248 Issue 6, p9
Reports the proposed reduction on highway spending by U.S. President George W. Bush. Introduction of the proposed bill in the House of Senate; Details of the bills; Impact of the cutback on construction of highway and transportation.
- Revisiting the TEA-21 Reauthorization: Extensions And Delays. Haifley, John; Hawkinson, Ben; Price, Jeff // Public Roads;Mar/Apr2009, Vol. 72 Issue 5, p6
The article discusses the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (TEA-21), the surface transportation system legislation in the U.S., which was set to expire on September 3, 2003. It mentions that U.S. President George W. Bush signed a legislation to extend the funding to surface...
- Not so Praise-Worthy. Markley, Rick // Rock Products;Aug2005, Vol. 108 Issue 8, p2
Criticizes U.S. President George W. Bush and his officials for the long time it took for them to sign the transportation funding bill. Reaction to a woman who never rewards children for doing the things they were expected to do; Significance of the bill.
- Fighting to Keep Amtrak on Track. Nelson, Jennifer // njbiz;5/9/2005, Vol. 18 Issue 19, p16
Focuses on the implications of the proposal of the administration of President George W. Bush regarding the elimination of federal funding for Amtrak and its commuters in New Jersey. Transfer of the financial responsibilities for running the railroad to states; Comments of Martin Robins,...
- Senate Passes Fourth Spending Bill. Cohn, Peter; Smallen, Jill; Dick, Jason // National Journal;9/15/2007, Vol. 39 Issue 35, p48
The article reports on the passage of the fourth of the twelve fiscal 2008 appropriations bills, a $106 billion Transportation-Housing and Urban Development measure, in the U.S. Senate. It notes that the Congress will have to pass a stopgap funding bill known as a continuing resolution to fund...
- Proclamation 7785--National Defense Transportation Day and National Transportation Week, 2004. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;5/24/2004, Vol. 40 Issue 21, p906
Presents the text the Proclamation 7785 by U.S. President George W. Bush on May 14, 2004 which discussed the National Defense Transportation Day and National Transportation Week. Contribution of the transportation system to travelers; Contribution of the Wright brothers to aviation; Goal of the...