- Reforming the regulators. // Traffic World;1/27/97, Vol. 249 Issue 4, p13
Reports on the transportation industry's intention to take a limited approach to regulatory reform in 1997, focusing on influencing specific policy proposals. Failure by Republicans to dramatically reshape the regulatory process in Congress; Passage of an expedited procedure by which Congress...
- Washington watch. // Fleet Owner;Aug97, Vol. 92 Issue 8, p10
Presents news briefs from around Washington D.C. Information on the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH; When the North American Free Trade Agreement became effective; Reauthorization of the Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act; Equal Employment Opportunity...
- The Money Game. Wilner, Frank N. // Traffic World;10/26/98, Vol. 256 Issue 4, p21
Reports the use of financial resources in politics in the United States. Consideration of Midas touch on the registered congressional lobbyist; Objection in the increase of highway spending; Contributions of Commerce Committee on transportation related legislation. INSET: Follow the money..
- Bag the baggy pants bans. Page, Clarence // Caribbean Business;9/13/2007, Vol. 35 Issue 36, p30
The author reflects on the wearing of baggy pants in the U.S. According to the author, the Associated Press has stated that Atlanta city councilman C.T. Martin has proposed an ordinance to illegalize the wearing of baggy pants as well as the Louisiana towns including Shreveport, Alexandria and...
- Transportation resources. // State Government News;Jan/Feb99, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p36
Presents information on reports regarding transportation and traffic safety in the United States available from Southern Legislative Conference (SLC). Contents of the report `Recent Southern Legislative Conference State Efforts to Improve Traffic Safety'; Focus of the report `TEA-21:...
- Good Month for Munis. Higginbotham, Stacey // Bond Buyer;03/01/2001, Vol. 335 Issue 31087, p1
Reports the increase in municipal bond volume in the United States for February 2001. Attribution of the increase to transportation bonding; Effect of the politics on general purpose debts; Discussion of deal for the airport revenue bonds in Cleveland.
- State and Local Government Officials' Perspectives on Intergovernmental Relationships in Surface Transportation Policy: 1987 and 2001. Dilger, Robert Jay // Publius: The Journal of Federalism;Winter2002, Vol. 32 Issue 1, p65
Discusses the results of nationwide surveys of state and local government officials conducted in 2000 and 2001 about their views on intergovernmental relationships in surface transportation. Comparison of results of the survey conducted by the U.S. Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental...
- AGING AMERICA AND TRANSPORTATION: PERSONAL CHOICES AND PUBLIC POLICY. Miller, Rock // Care Management Journals;2013, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p145
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- Fuel costs on your mind. Fuhrman, Elizabeth // Beverage Industry;Jul2006, Vol. 97 Issue 7, p12
The article discusses the efforts made by the U.S. government and the industries to cope with the rising fuel costs. The first-ever hydraulic hybrid diesel urban delivery vehicle has been released by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Army, UPS, International Truck and Engine Corp....