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Government, Business, Technology

Capitol Agenda for the Week of March 15: Why an Aviation Bill Matters

This week, we’re looking at an aviation policy bill as a forum for lawmakers to advance nonaviation measures through Congress. Here's the week ahead for trucking on Capitol Hill.

Eugene Mulero | Staff Reporter
March 15, 2016
Government, Business, Technology

Capitol Agenda for the Week of March 8: Trucking in the Aviation Bill

House Republican leaders have yet to provide details of a temporary extension that would authorize federal aviation programs. Current authorization for those programs expires at the end of the month.

March 8, 2016
Government, Business, Technology

Capitol Agenda for the Week of March 1: Darling’s Nomination

On March 3, members of the Senate Commerce Committee will have a chance to voice their concerns about Scott Darling’s qualifications to lead the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration when the panel votes on his nomination. Sen. John Thune (R-S.D.), the committee’s chairman, told Transport Topics several committee members had raised concerns about Darling’s “depth of experience” on key trucking issues.

March 1, 2016
Government

VIDEO: What Are the Key Trucking Provisions in the Highway Funding Bill?

TT's Eugene Mulero and Stephanie Beasley of Bloomberg BNA discuss the key provisions impacting trucking in the five-year highway bill signed into law Dec. 4 in a preview of this week's Capitol Agenda.

Transport Topics
December 7, 2015
Government

Video: Will Another Short-Term Highway Bill Be Needed?

Can a five-year highway funding bill be signed before Dec. 4 or is another short-term extension in the offing? CQ Roll Call's Kellie Mejdrich joins TT's Eugene Mulero for this video preview of the week ahead for trucking on Capitol Hill.

Transport Topics
November 30, 2015

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