Tag: Highway Bill

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‘Infrastructure week’ an opportunity for progress

June 5, 2017By

The White House kicks off a series of week-long events focused on revitalizing the nation’s crumbling infrastructure. Could this week’s focus be a true step toward the achievement of an effective, long-term highway bill?

House crafts $85B infrastructure spending bill

May 22, 2017By

House Democrats drafted the LIFT America Act, an $85 billion infrastructure bill.

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Senate drafts bill to spur infrastructure growth

May 18, 2017By

The legislation would leverage private-sector dollars through a new investment bank to upgrade the nation’s infrastructure.


Report offers candidate breakdown on transportation

March 14, 2016By

Are you curious about where the six remaining presidential candidates stand on transportation infrastructure? The American Road & […]

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Aggregates demand forecast for 2016-2020 released

January 25, 2016By

S-C Market Analytics, a construction materials forecasting company, produced a report commissioned by the National Stone, Sand and […]


The history of the U.S. federal highway program

December 8, 2015By

Congress recently passed the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act, a five-year, $305 billion highway bill. With that […]


Obama signs 5-year, $305B highway bill into law

December 7, 2015By

President Obama signed the five-year, $305 billion highway bill Friday that Congress passed one day earlier. The bill, […]


Industry reaction to FAST Act mostly positive

December 4, 2015By

Passage of the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation (FAST) Act naturally drew a mostly positive response from industry stakeholders. […]