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Midterms 2018: Key Transportation Democrats in Tough Election Contests

Bill Nelson Sen. Bill Nelson is on the midterm ballot in Florida. (Wilfredo Lee/AP)

Sen. Bill Nelson of Florida, the ranking member of the transportation committee, is one of several Democrats on the midterm ballot. Here's how transportation Democrats may fare.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
October 17, 2018
Government

Rep. John Duncan Won’t Seek Re-election in 2018

After 15 full terms, Rep. John Duncan (R-Tenn.) is calling it a wrap in a statement he made to the Knoxville News Sentinel. Duncan is vice chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee and a member of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform.

Marissa Gamache | Online Reporter
August 1, 2017
Government, Business

Obama Budget Would Boost Transport

Pete Marovich/Bloomberg News

New infrastructure projects would be funded through a significant new tax on oil companies, according to President Obama’s fiscal 2017 budget request.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
February 15, 2016