The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (ARRA) (Pub.L. 111–5),
commonly referred to as the Stimulus or The Recovery Act, was a stimulus
package enacted by the 111th United States Co...
Jan 15, 2015 ... While Congress is focusing initially on legislation to approve the ... In particular,
here are three bipartisan energy and transportation ideas which Congress
should ... oil and gas development on federal lands to fund renewable energy ...
Trust concept could gain traction after President Obama proposed it in ...
Jan 28, 2015 ... Obama administration's highway fix could mean more tolls. The idea is already
gaining traction among Republican leaders in ... bank and did not address the
shortfall in the Highway Trust Fund. Delaney is pushing for a broader bill in this
Congress, noting that the highway fund will run dry at the end of May.
Feb 20, 2015 ... The Republican leadership in Congress has declared the proposed method of
funding ... Combined with $240 billion from the Highway Trust Fund as proposed
by the ... Thinking Differently About Transportation: How Ideas Drive What We
Build ... It's a solution that has been gaining traction not just among ...
Dec 9, 2015 ... “President Obama is so desperate for a climate deal in Paris that he will do ... By
bypassing Congress, Barrasso says the deal will cut out the American people too
. ... 20 percent the share of its energy from sources other than fossil fuels. ... given
the current composition in Congress, they could gain traction if ...
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Feb 9, 2015 ... New Jersey's transportation trust fund could run out of money as soon as July, but
Gov. ... But the idea proved popular in Massachusetts, another state where ...
Congress hasn't raised the federal gas tax since 1993, and it's been unable .....
How Energy States Could Better Weather the Boom-and-Bust Cycle.
Feb 3, 2015 ... The Pew Charitable Trusts ... President Barack Obama talks about his paid family
leave proposals ... Obama is calling on Congress to approve $2 billion for up to
five ... Workers in California pay a 1 percent payroll tax to fund the program, ... But
even Horn expects paid leave proposals to gain traction this ...
Nov 4, 2015 ... “We can't continue to use gimmicks and other industries to pay for ... That has
reduced the Highway Trust Fund's revenue stream to a trickle. ... years, the idea
of bumping the gas tax couldn't gain significant traction on the Hill. ... Jason
Plautz is an energy and environment correspondent for National Jour...
Jun 9, 2015 ... "I think we can get something done," Shuster said, adding that he is open to ...
The current transport spending law, signed by President Obama in July 2012, ...
Trust fund revenue is likely to decline in the years ahead as vehicles of all ... rely
less on traditional energy sources that have provided excise tax...