Colorado Lawmakers Lobbying For More Transportation Funds
- Memo to Owens: Gallagher must go. Schwab, Robert // ColoradoBiz;Sep2004, Vol. 31 Issue 9, p9
Reports on the move of Governor Bill Owens in calling the legislature on the development of the Tax Payers Bill of Rights in Colorado. Determination of the political philosophy; Favor of maintaining higher property taxes on businesses; Limitation of government spending and tax increases.
- Don't Bruce it up this time. Rundles, Jeff // ColoradoBiz;Jan2001, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p81
Focuses on the Tabor Amendment which limits the growth of government spending in Colorado. Overview of the Tabor Amendment; Details on the Smart Growth plan of Governor Bill Owens.
- Highway Help Wanted. Keane, Angela Greiling // Traffic World;3/6/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 10, p14
The article reports that nine of the twelve members of the U.S. National Surface Transportation Policy and Revenue Study Commission have been appointed. The White House has not filled its three allotted appointments. The members come from across the country and have different backgrounds in...
- Colorado Dems Counter GOP Trans Bill with $18.8B Plan. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;3/6/2002, Vol. 339 Issue 31338, p29
Reports on the rebuttal of the Senate Democrats to the transportation plan with Senate Bill 179 of Governor Bill Owens in Colorado. Summary of the transportation program; Reliance of the project for the bonds backed by toll revenue; Approval of the plan by the House of Representatives.
- Back to Work. Doyle, John M. // Aviation Week & Space Technology;9/5/2005, Vol. 163 Issue 9, p30
The article reports that the U.S. Congress has to address differences in the House and Senate spending bills for the Transportation Department, and a deadlock over Transportation Security Administration and Coast Guard funding in competing versions of the Homeland Security Department...
- Congress extends TEA-21. Kube, Kathi // Trains;Dec2003, Vol. 63 Issue 12, p32
Reports on the five-month extension of the Transportation Equity Act for the 21st Century (TEA-21) signed by U.S. President George W. Bush on September 30, 2003. Allocation established in the Fiscal Year 2004 Congressional Budget Resolution; Breakdown on the TEA-21 funding since 1998; Breakdown...
- Owens going to 'War on Debt'. Brown, Nathan // Adirondack Daily Enterprise;4/29/2010, Vol. 117 Issue 101, p1
The article reports on the move of Representative Bill Owens to introduce "War on Debt" act allowing the people to buy 10,000 dollars 30-year bond that would be used to pay national debt in New York.
- House Passes $7.9B D.C. Spending Bill, Including $10M for Vouchers. Vadum, Matthew // Bond Buyer;9/11/2003, Vol. 345 Issue 31717, p4
Reports on the passage of a multi-billion dollar District of Columbia spending bill for the fiscal year beginning October 1, 2003. Provisions of the bill; Majority by which this bill was passed; Amount of spending provided by the bill.
- SPENDING BILL FINALLY PASSES. Ichniowski, Tom // ENR: Engineering News-Record;2/24/2003, Vol. 250 Issue 7, p10
Reports that U.S. House and Senate have passed an omnibus spending bill that funds all the federal nondefense activities. Benefits of the bill to construction funding; Reason why state highway agencies are delaying contract lettings prior to approval of the bill; Highway funds allotted in the bill.