Plan Seeks $33.8 Billion More for Local, State Governments
- A wise investment. Rast, Bob // Traffic World;5/15/95, Vol. 242 Issue 7, p6
Editorial. Comments on lawmakers' proposed budget resolutions that would have an impact on transportation and logistics industries. Federal agencies that lawmakers want to scrap; Concern over outdated statistics gathering; Lack of financial support to improve data-gathering tactics.
- User Charges Proposed. Wilner, Frank N. // Traffic World;2/8/99, Vol. 257 Issue 6, p13
Focuses on the proposed budget for transportation on safety and environmental spending in the United States. Purpose of the tax cargo-vessel operators; Expansion plan for airport in favor of the local funding; Implementation of satellite and computer technology programs.
- NEWS BRIEFS. // Planning;Apr2012, Vol. 78 Issue 4, p5
The article offers news briefs in the U.S. in 2012 including Governor Martin O'Malley's proposition for the transportation funding, report of Forest Service to urban tree cover thinning and the 1 million dollar allocation for flood central solutions at President Barack Obama's proposed 2013 budget.
- Administration tightens transportation funding. Malloy, Cy // Concrete Products;May99, Vol. 102 Issue 5, p49
Discusses the Clinton Administration's proposed budget for transportation programs for fiscal years 1999-2003. Budget for the 1999 highway program; Budget for aviation and mass transit; Developments in the United States Federal Highway Administration. INSET: Commerce cites Y2K.
- Rail transit hit hard, but not fatally. Vantuono, William C. // Railway Age;Dec95, Vol. 196 Issue 12, p16
Highlights the share of the railroad industry in the 1996 budget allocated for transportation. Signing of the Transportation Appropriations Bill; Absorption of budget cuts; Slashing of Federal Transit Administration programs; Half-penny gas tax earmarking for the Mass Transit Account of the...
- Bushwhacked! Kuhar, Mark S. // Pit & Quarry;Mar2002, Vol. 94 Issue 10, p10
Offers views on the proposal of U.S. President George W. Bush to cut transportation budget in 2002. Information on a bill signed by former President Bill Clinton which helped finance the construction and aggregates industries; Reaction of legislators to the proposal; Importance of the bill to...
- GOP Splits Over Anaheim Train, State Budget Deal. Reiff, Rick // Orange County Business Journal;3/2/2009, Vol. 32 Issue 9, p3
The article presents the views from various Republicans over the state budget for the maglev train in Anaheim, California. Mayor Curt Pringle says he will be contacting Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal to speed on the proposed Anaheim-to-Las Vegas maglev train. Pringle adds that the train is of...
- Senate, House Continue Work on FY 14 Transportation Appropriations Bills. // AASHTO Journal: Weekly Transportation Report;07/26/2013, p1
The article reports on the continuing work by the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives on their respective fiscal year 2014 Transportation, Housing and Urban Development (THUD) appropriations bills as of July 26, 2013.
- Congress, Clinton may force education to pay highway toll. Dervarics, Charles // Black Issues in Higher Education;06/25/98, Vol. 15 Issue 9, p4
Reports on President Bill Clinton's the expected signing into legislation of the $203 billion federal spending on highways and other transportation projects, which may signal potential cuts ahead for higher education. Congress' cutting from the Social Services Block Grant to help pay for the...