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US House Passes Fiscal 2023 Transportation Bill

DeLauro Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.). (Al Drago/Associated Press)

Legislation that would fund federal transportation programs in fiscal 2023 was recently approved in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
July 25, 2022
Government, Business

House Leaders Schedule Hearings for Fiscal 2023 Transportation Funding Bill

DeLauro Rep. Rosa DeLauro speaks at a past hearing. (Sarah Silbiger/Bloomberg News)

Legislation that would fund the U.S. Department of Transportation’s operations through fiscal 2023 will be considered in committee this month in the U.S. House of Representatives.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
June 16, 2022
Government, Business

Congressional Leaders Eye June for Fiscal 2023 Appropriations Bills

DeLauro House Appropriations Chairwoman Rosa DeLauro listens to testimony during a budget hearing. (Ting Shen/Bloomberg News)

Congressional funding leaders are aiming to kick off consideration of the 2023 transportation appropriations bill as early as June.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
May 26, 2022
Government

Government Funding Bill Tops House Democrats’ Agenda

Nancy Pelosi House Speaker Nancy Pelosi by Kholood Eid/Bloomberg

Legislation that would ensure funding for federal agencies for the remainder of the fiscal year is an urgent priority for congressional Democratic leaders, said House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
January 27, 2022
Government

Congress Passes Short-Term Funding Bill to Avert Shutdown

Sen. Patrick Leahy “This agreement gives us time to resolve our differences and do our work on behalf of the American people," says Patrick Leahy (D-Vt.), chairman of the Senate Appropriations Committee. (Stefani Reynolds/Bloomberg News)

WASHINGTON — Facing a Dec. 3 funding deadline, Congress averted a partial U.S. government shutdown and passed a stopgap spending measure Dec. 2, and President Joe Biden signed it into law Dec. 3. 

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
December 2, 2021
Government

House Funding Leaders Back $1.9 Billion USDOT Budget Increase

Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Rosa DeLauro by House Appropriations Committee/YouTube

A new bill from U.S. House lawmakers meant to fund the Department of Transportation through fiscal 2022 would back an operational budget increase for federal trucking safety programs and ensure the distribution of infrastructure grants around the country.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
July 12, 2021
Government

Rep. Rosa DeLauro to Lead Funding Committee in 117th Congress

Rosa DeLauro Rep. Rosa DeLauro during a coronavirus hearing in June. (Al Drago/Bloomberg)

The powerful Appropriations Committee in the U.S. House of Representatives will be led during the next session of Congress by Connecticut Democrat Rosa DeLauro, her caucus announced this month.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
December 7, 2020
Government

House Passes Fiscal 2021 Transportation Funding Bill

Rep. David Price (D-N.C.) Rep. David Price (D-N.C.), chairman of the Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies Subcommittee. The bill would provide $881 million to FMCSA. (C-SPAN

A package of fiscal 2021 appropriations bills that included the Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and Related Agencies measure recently passed the U.S. House of Representatives.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
August 7, 2020
Government, Business, Safety

Transportation Funding Bill Would Increase FMCSA Budget

Truck and other vehicles on a busy highway John Sommers II for Transport Topics

FMCSA would receive $881 million for operations during the next fiscal year under legislation a House panel approved July 8.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
July 8, 2020
Government

House to Take Up Fiscal 2021 Transportation Funding Bill in July

Nita Lowey House Appropriations Committee Chairwoman Nita Lowey (D-N.Y.) by Andrew Harnik/Associated Press

Legislation that would fund operations at the U.S. Department of Transportation for the next fiscal year will be considered by a House panel in July.

Eugene Mulero | Senior Reporter
June 25, 2020

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