Senate Panel OKs $284B For Roads
- Herstory Museum. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;10/27/2003, Vol. 346 Issue 31748, p43
Reports on the approval of the Senate Governmental Affairs Committee on the use of the Old Post Office Pavilion Annex for the National Women's History Museum in Washington D.C. Utilization of tax-exempt financing; Involvement of tax-increment financing promissory notes; Application of...
- Senate OKs Bill Aiding Nursing Facilities, Conservation Groups. Duff, Susanna // Bond Buyer;4/10/2003, Vol. 344 Issue 31612, p5
Reports on the approval by the U.S. Senate of a bill aiding nursing home facilities to be financed with tax-exempt bonds. Support of the U.S. federal government and non-profit organizations to the bill; Provisions in the bill.
- Shy One Vote, Senate Democrats Drop Energy Incentives. Sanchez, Humberto // Bond Buyer;12/14/2007, Vol. 362 Issue 32774, p5
The article reports on the agreement of Democratic Leaders in the Senate to drop $22 billion of energy-tax incentives, including authorization of $5.5 billion in taxable credit bonds, which are from energy legislation. One provision that had been added to the tax package would have changed the...
- The Week. Bates, Ruby // New Republic;2/22/33, Vol. 74 Issue 951, p29
The article reports on developments related to the federal government in the U.S. The recent hearings by the Senate Committee on Manufactures brought together the experts from all parts of the country who know more than anyone else about the problem of relief for the unemployed. Senator Cordell...
- Warning: Construction Ahead. Natter, Ari // Traffic World;9/22/2008, Vol. 272 Issue 38, p15
The article focuses on the issue about the $8 billion Highway Trust Fund fix passed by the U.S. Congress that may signal reauthorization for highway bill in 2009. The U.S. Senate Budget Committee Chairman Judd Gregg who opposed the $8 billion transfer comments that the reauthorization process...
- Senate passes $109B transportation bill. // Tire Business;3/26/2012, Vol. 29 Issue 26, p0004
The article reports on the passage of a transportation bill, called the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP-21) Act, in the U.S. Senate for two-year reauthorization of federal highway funds.
- On the road again. // American Nurseryman;11/1/95, Vol. 182 Issue 9, p12
Reports on the US Senate Environment and Public Works Committee's approval of a legislation designating some 116,000 miles of interstate highways as the National Highway System.
- Estate-Tax Dispute Jeopardizes Bond Amendments. Ferris, Craig T. // Bond Buyer;9/20/2002, Vol. 341 Issue 31475, p5
Reports the amendments on tax-exempt bonds of the Senate Finance Committee in the U.S. Implication on the postponement of the Senate committee on the small-business tax-cut bill; Filing of Senator Orrin Hatch on a repeal amendment on mortgage prepayments; Amendment of Senator Craig Thomas on...
- Lawmakers Looking at Tax-Exempts. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;2/9/2005, Vol. 351 Issue 32067, p1
Reports that the U.S. Senate Finance Committee is conducting a broad review of tax-exempt bonds and what reforms are needed in the tax-exempt bond market. Plan by the committee to go beyond the tax-exempt bond curbs proposed by the Joint Tax Committee in January 2005 and address other issues;...