Bill Shuster

Government

Bud, Bill Shuster Make Deals in Different Eras

Shuster Bud Shuster (Dennis Cook/Associated Press)

Most politicians rely on heavy doses of optimism when pitching policies to constituents and colleagues. That was evident with Rep. Bill Shuster, who emulated his father, Bud, in his ability to charm and persuade the people in his Pennsylvania district, as well as members of the committee.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
December 6, 2018
Government, Business

Funding, Freight Among Retiring T&I Chairman Bill Shuster’s Enduring Priorities

Rep. Bill Shuster Bill Shuster will at month’s end vacate his House seat — and with it his perch as chairman of the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. (Pablo Martinez Monsivais/Associated Press)

After nearly two decades in Congress, Pennsylvania Republican Rep. Bill Shuster will at month’s end vacate his House seat and with it his perch as chairman of the influential Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
December 6, 2018
Government, Business, Technology, Equipment

Capitol Agenda for the Week of March 5: Amos & Adam

Reps. Bill Shuster (left) and Peter DeFazio Reps. Bill Shuster (left) and Peter DeFazio, courtesy of Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

The country’s struggle to identify an ideal funding strategy for transportation projects has brought to the fore two men who, until now, had little in common. A look at the week ahead for trucking on Capitol Hill.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
March 2, 2018
Government, Business, Logistics

Rep. Bill Shuster Won't Seek 10th Term

Rep. Bill Shuster RepShuster via YouTube

Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pa.), chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, announced Jan. 2 that he will not seek re-election.

Eleanor Lamb | Staff Reporter
January 2, 2018
Government, Business

House Transportation Panel Will Take Up Infrastructure Bill This Year, Chairman Says

Shuster by Eugene Mulero/Transport Topics

WASHINGTON — A long-term infrastructure funding bill will be considered by the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, the panel’s chairman told Transport Topics on May 17.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
May 17, 2017
Government

'Get Something Done’ on Infrastructure Funding Before Next Spring, Rep Bill Shuster Says

Pete Marovich/Bloomberg News

WASHINGTON — The top transportation authorizer in the House offered a more precise timeline for when members of Congress should look to advance a long-term infrastructure funding package.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
March 21, 2017
Government

Rep. Shuster on Infrastructure Funding Debate: ‘Not Interested in 2018’

Pete Marovich/Bloomberg News

WASHINGTON — Shortly after addressing state transportation directors on March 1, House Transportation Committee Chairman Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) said he is hopeful Congress would take up an infrastructure funding measure this year.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
March 1, 2017
Government

House Transportation Chairman Bill Shuster Names Senior Staff

Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News

The top transportation authorizer in the House announced six staff updates for his committee for the 115th Congress convening in January.

Transport Topics
December 7, 2016
Government

House Transportation Chairman Bill Shuster Fends Off Tea Party Opponent

Pete Marovich/Bloomberg News

After nearly losing his seat in the Republican primary earlier this year, Rep. Bill Shuster, the top transportation policymaker in the U.S. House, was easily re-elected to a ninth term.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
November 9, 2016
Government

Pennsylvania Trucking Execs Back Shuster

The message from Pennsylvania trucking leaders to voters in the 9th Congressional District is simple: It sometimes helps the industry when the top transportation policymaker in the U.S. House of Representatives also is your congressman.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
November 7, 2016

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