CAGTC in the News
Not Much Chance of a Highway Bill This Year
05-27-2010, Heavy Duty Trucking Magazine
There is practically no chance that Congress will pass a highway bill this year - the will to raise the money is simply not there, said congressional leaders and staffers.
Lawmakers Bare Partisan Divide On Highway Taxes
05-27-2010, The Journal of Commerce
There’s bipartisan support for quick passage of a comprehensive transportation bill, but members of the House Transportation Infrastructure Committee on Wednesday demonstrated there is still a wide gap when it comes to funding the bill.
Ports, Shippers Push for Freight Policy
03-19-2010, The Journal of Commerce
Freight transportation advocates re-emphasized the need for a dedicated national freight policy before the House Appropriations subcommittee that oversees the Department of Transportation.
Senate signs off on HIRE Act
03-18-2010, Logistics Management
Bill ensures sufficient federal highway and transit funding through 2010, sent to President Obama for signature
House signs off on Jobs bill
03-05-2010, Logistics Management
Days after the Senate voted to extend federal highway and transit funding as part of the Hiring Incentives to Restore Employment (HIRE) Act, which was signed by President Barack Obama and extends federal highway and transit funding until March 28, the House yesterday in a 217-201 vote also signed off on the bill.