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FOX 43 Harrisburg
PA General Assembly reconvenes to discuss dozens of billsthe questions that are the same as the civics test given to immigrants hoping t
PA General Assembly reconvenes to discuss dozens of bills
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted yesterday
the questions that are the same as the civics test given to immigrants hoping to become by U.S. citizens. Meanwhile, the House Transportation committee will take a look at bills allowing for the use of automated license plate readers, as the... Read more
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Pilipino Star
No blanket authority to DOTrgrant of emergency powers as among the urgent administration measures for immed
No blanket authority to DOTr
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
grant of emergency powers as among the urgent administration measures for immediate passage into law by Congress. The House transportation committee chaired by Catanduanes Rep. Cesar Sarmiento created a subcommittee that will consolidate 10... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Texas governors, past and present, trade time in national spotlighthow the state extracts tax money from pretty much every Texan. We'll keep a clo
Texas governors, past and present, trade time in national spotlight
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 2 days ago
how the state extracts tax money from pretty much every Texan. We'll keep a close eye on this one. Also on Wednesday, the House Transportation Committee will examine whether the state's plan for moving traffic during disasters needs any tinkering.... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Texas governors, past and present, trade time in national spotlighthow the state extracts tax money from pretty much every Texans. We'll keep a cl
Texas governors, past and present, trade time in national spotlight
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 3 days ago
how the state extracts tax money from pretty much every Texans. We'll keep a close eye on this one. Also on Wednesday, the House Transportation Committee will examine the state's plan for moving traffic during disasters needs any tinkering. This... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Former MMDA Chief: Implementation of single ticketing system leads to efficient traffic management in Metro Manilaprinting costs of the ticket and connectivity of the system,” according to Fern
Former MMDA Chief: Implementation of single ticketing system leads to efficient traffic management in Metro Manila
Manila Bulletin / Posted 4 days ago
printing costs of the ticket and connectivity of the system,” according to Fernando, who is also the vice chairman of the House transportation committee that currently deliberates on the proposed emergency powers to address the traffic problem in... Read more
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The Hill
SEC begins probing ExxonService on the agency's mitigation policies. Federal Emergency Management Agen
SEC begins probing Exxon
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
Service on the agency's mitigation policies. Federal Emergency Management Agency officials will testify before the House Transportation Committee on FEMA's role in land use development decisions. British Prime Minister Theresa May has set... Read more
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Philly.com
Byko: Automated cops for the Boulevard?been more than 18,000 reported accidents and 57 deaths, Philadelphia Police Cap
Byko: Automated cops for the Boulevard?
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
been more than 18,000 reported accidents and 57 deaths, Philadelphia Police Capt. Fran Healy testified Friday before the House transportation committee holding hearings in City Hall. The hearing was for HB 2233, which would authorize speed... Read more
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Rappler
Tugade clarifies: Traffic problem a 'state of chaos, not a state of mind''STATE OF CHAOS.' Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade (middle) faces the Hou
Tugade clarifies: Traffic problem a 'state of chaos, not a state of mind'
Rappler / Posted 12 days ago
'STATE OF CHAOS.' Transportation Secretary Arthur Tugade (middle) faces the House transportation committee on September 15, 2016. Photo by Mara Cepeda/Rappler MANILA, Philippines – Department of Transportation (DOTr) Secretary Arthur Tugade... Read more
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USA Today
Mich. lawmaker who pushed to repeal helmet rule dies in motorcycle crashrespect for Pettalia's sudden passing. Tributes continued to pour in Tuesday f
Mich. lawmaker who pushed to repeal helmet rule dies in motorcycle crash
USA Today / Posted 14 days ago
respect for Pettalia's sudden passing. Tributes continued to pour in Tuesday for the 61-year-old lawmaker who chaired the House Transportation Committee and was completing his third and final two-year term in the state House. Lawmakers and others... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
MSP: State Rep. Pettalia was wearing helmet in fatal motorcycle crashrespect for Pettalia's sudden passing. Tributes continued to pour in Tuesday f
MSP: State Rep. Pettalia was wearing helmet in fatal motorcycle crash
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 14 days ago
respect for Pettalia's sudden passing. Tributes continued to pour in Tuesday for the 61-year-old lawmaker who chaired the House Transportation Committee and was completing his third and final two-year term in the state House. Lawmakers and others... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
MSP: Rep. Peter Pettalia was wearing helmet in fatal motorcycle crashrespect for Pettalia's sudden passing. Tributes continued to pour in Tuesday f
MSP: Rep. Peter Pettalia was wearing helmet in fatal motorcycle crash
Detroit Free Press / Posted 14 days ago
respect for Pettalia's sudden passing. Tributes continued to pour in Tuesday for the 61-year-old lawmaker who chaired the House Transportation Committee and was completing his third and final two-year term in the state House. Lawmakers and others... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Legislators look for waste in highway spendinggas, or something, but it has to get done.” The trips were led by Rep. Charles
Legislators look for waste in highway spending
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 26 days ago
gas, or something, but it has to get done.” The trips were led by Rep. Charles Busby, R-Jackson County, chairman of the House Transportation Committee. Starting in July, Busby took committee members along with highway department officials to... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
No states require Uber/Lyft fingerprintspink mustaches, five require special permits for drivers and none required fing
No states require Uber/Lyft fingerprints
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 27 days ago
pink mustaches, five require special permits for drivers and none required fingerprints. Based on the last number, Texas House Transportation Committee Chair state Rep. Joe Pickett (D-El Paso) suggests they'll be a tough sell to state... Read more
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CBS Dallas - Fort Worth
Study: Elimination Of Texas Toll Roads Would Cost $24Bexpect all tolls to go away. While a complete elimination is not feasible, Rep
Study: Elimination Of Texas Toll Roads Would Cost $24B
CBS Dallas - Fort Worth / Posted 27 days ago
expect all tolls to go away. While a complete elimination is not feasible, Rep Joe Pickett, D-El Paso, the chairman of the House Transportation Committee, said he believes some tolls could go away. The El Paso lawmaker said he also hopes this... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Commissioners cite need for more highway revenueis key. That’s why he applauded efforts this summer by Rep. Charles Busby, R-Ja
Commissioners cite need for more highway revenue
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 27 days ago
is key. That’s why he applauded efforts this summer by Rep. Charles Busby, R-Jackson County, to lead members of the House Transportation Committee to look at the degree of decay in infrastructure in each of the three transportation... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Lawmakers look to other states as they consider rules on Uber and other ride-sharing servicesAUSTIN — As cities and the state gear up for a possible battle over ride-sharin
Lawmakers look to other states as they consider rules on Uber and other ride-sharing services
Dallas Morning News / Posted 28 days ago
AUSTIN — As cities and the state gear up for a possible battle over ride-sharing services, the House Transportation Committee looked to other states Tuesday for how to govern booming businesses like Uber and Lyft. Thirty-three states and Washington,... Read more
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The Gilmer Mirror
The Brief: Could Perry Soon be Dancing With the Stars? - The Brief: Could Perry Soon be Dancing With the Stars? by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Aug. 30 2016 The Big Conversation Former Gov. Rick Perry may be taking a break from campaigning to bu...is calling on the state to ditch required STAAR exams while it “tries to iron o
The Brief: Could Perry Soon be Dancing With the Stars? - The Brief: Could Perry Soon be Dancing With the Stars? by Alex Samuels The Texas Tribune Aug. 30 2016 The Big Conversation Former Gov. Rick Perry may be taking a break from campaigning to bu...
The Gilmer Mirror / Posted 28 days ago
is calling on the state to ditch required STAAR exams while it “tries to iron out STAAR’s many kinks.”The Day Ahead The House Transportation Committee will talk about Uber, Lyft and other transportation network companies during a morning hearing... Read more
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Mississippi Business Journal
Lobbyists see roads, bridges as priority for Mississippiis hoping to find a way to get that diversion increase passed in the 2017 legis
Lobbyists see roads, bridges as priority for Mississippi
Mississippi Business Journal / Posted 28 days ago
is hoping to find a way to get that diversion increase passed in the 2017 legislative session. The chairman of the state’s House transportation committee, Rep. Charles Busby, R-Jackson County, wants the lobbying actions taken by the groups to be... Read more
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Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal
Lobbyists see roads, bridges as priority for Mississippiis hoping to find a way to get that diversion increase passed in the 2017 legis
Lobbyists see roads, bridges as priority for Mississippi
Northeast Mississippi Daily Journal / Posted 28 days ago
is hoping to find a way to get that diversion increase passed in the 2017 legislative session. The chairman of the state’s House transportation committee, Rep. Charles Busby, R-Jackson County, wants the lobbying actions taken by the groups to be... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Amtrak weighs additional routesnot at the one-yard line. But, we're certainly at the five or less," Barbin sai
Amtrak weighs additional routes
Altoona Mirror / Posted 29 days ago
not at the one-yard line. But, we're certainly at the five or less," Barbin said Thursday, two days after a meeting of the House Transportation Committee on which he serves. If Amtrak adds service in western Pennsylvania, it would represent the... Read more

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