Jun 23, 2015 ... But there are signs that the idea of pairing a slimmer tax reform package with
infrastructure spending is gaining traction, less than six ... in a highway bill, the
energy behind tax reform will be dampened down considerably,” ... Ryan and
Hatch had previously sought to extend the trust fund until the end of the .....
Jul 22, 2014 ... Energy & Environment ... Obama included language in the $302 billion
transportation plan he ... to help pay for repairs, saying it was in line with
conservative ideas. ... Trust Fund will go bankrupt next month unless Congress
refills it. ... has found no traction in Congress and has been rejected time and
Jan 18, 2015 ... Mr. Obama's plan, which he will detail Tuesday in his speech to Congress and ...
The tax-and-spend scheme was never expected to gain traction with the
Republican majorities that now control Congress. ... If Republicans want to
oppose closing the trust fund loophole, let them ..... Energy and Environment.
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 ... to the
Highway Trust Fund, the mechanism used to finance highway and transit
programs. ... less on traditional energy sources that have provided excise taxes.
Nov 30, 2014 ... Twentysixteen · Congress · White House · Politics · Energy · Health .... have
rejected the idea of using a shorter-term bill so the party can ... and mental health,
legislation could be gaining traction. ... against Islamic extremists, President
Obama will be sticking close to home thi...
Schroer wanted to know how Congress and the Obama administration are ... The
nation's highways are primarily financed by the Highway Trust Fund, which gets
.... states have been gaining traction in D.C., including creating an infrastructure
bank, ... states and localities can better serve the freight, agricultural and energy .....
Aug 5, 2015 ... President Obama addressed the international deal on Iran's nuclear program at
... while allowing them to access peaceful nuclear energy, the SALT and ...
Between now and the congressional vote in September, you are .... OBAMA: But
if you repeat these arguments long enough, they can get some traction.
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 2, 2015 ... Obama to Congress: Put politics aside get budget 'done' ... It would also extend
the life of the Social Security trust fund by providing more ... Senior administration
officials say the tax package will help 44 million families, with ... reviving a
proposal from past budgets that never gets any traction in Congre...
As Congress argues over which pockets of taxpayer money they can use to keep
summer ... First proposed in the 1980s, the idea of a federal bank to finance road
.... energy production facilities, to avoid the taint of the Obama administration's
failed ... would use the money to replenish the Highway Trust Fund over a six-