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The Daily Comet
Edwards names task force members who will seek ways to upgrade La. roadsSenate President John Alario, R-Westwego, House Transportation Committee Chairm
Edwards names task force members who will seek ways to upgrade La. roads
The Daily Comet / Posted 15 hours ago
Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego, House Transportation Committee Chairman Kenny Havard, R-St. Francisville and Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Page Cortez, R-Lafayette. Others include John Basilica, former undersecretary of... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Edwards names task force members who will seek ways to upgrade La. roadsSenate President John Alario, R-Westwego, House Transportation Committee Chairm
Edwards names task force members who will seek ways to upgrade La. roads
The Houma Courier / Posted 16 hours ago
Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego, House Transportation Committee Chairman Kenny Havard, R-St. Francisville and Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Page Cortez, R-Lafayette. Others include John Basilica, former undersecretary of... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards unveils transportation task force membersSenate President John Alario, R-Westwego; House Transportation Committee Chairm
Gov. John Bel Edwards unveils transportation task force members
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego; House Transportation Committee Chairman Kenny Havard, R-St. Francisville; and Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Page Cortez, R-Lafayette. Others include John Basilica, former undersecretary of... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards unveils transportation task force membersSenate President John Alario, R-Westwego; House Transportation Committee Chairm
Gov. John Bel Edwards unveils transportation task force members
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego; House Transportation Committee Chairman Kenny Havard, R-St. Francisville; and Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Page Cortez, R-Lafayette. Others include John Basilica, former undersecretary of... Read more
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The Advocate
Gov. John Bel Edwards unveils transportation task force membersSenate President John Alario, R-Westwego, House Transportation Committee Chairm
Gov. John Bel Edwards unveils transportation task force members
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego, House Transportation Committee Chairman Kenny Havard, R-St. Francisville and Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Page Cortez, R-Lafayette. Others include John Basilica, former undersecretary of... Read more
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The Advocate
Edwards unveils transportation task force membersSenate President John Alario, R-Westwego, House Transportation Committee Chairm
Edwards unveils transportation task force members
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
Senate President John Alario, R-Westwego, House Transportation Committee Chairman Kenny Havard, R-St. Francisville and Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Page Cortez, R-Lafayette. Others include John Basilica, former undersecretary of... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Idaho's Fourth No-Texting Anniversaryof manual use of cellphones while driving. "It's a matter of deep concern," AA
Idaho's Fourth No-Texting Anniversary
Boise Weekly / Posted 2 days ago
of manual use of cellphones while driving. "It's a matter of deep concern," AAA Idaho lobbyist Michael Kane told the Idaho Senate Transportation Committee in February. "It's time to get the conversation going." Carlson said lawmakers' enthusiasm... Read more
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WGN Radio Chicago
City Club of Chicago: Illinois School Funding Formula: Is It Fair?serving her second term as State Senator of the 33rd District. Senator McConna
City Club of Chicago: Illinois School Funding Formula: Is It Fair?
WGN Radio Chicago / Posted 4 days ago
serving her second term as State Senator of the 33rd District. Senator McConnaughay is the Minority Spokesperson for the Senate Transportation Committee. She also serves as a member on the Education, Energy & Public Utilities, Revenue and... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
State Sen. Bo Watson sets up own PAC to provide funding ‘fuel’$44,675); Sen. Doug Overbey, R-Maryville, (The Overbey PAC, $3,046); Sen. Mark
State Sen. Bo Watson sets up own PAC to provide funding ‘fuel’
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
$44,675); Sen. Doug Overbey, R-Maryville, (The Overbey PAC, $3,046); Sen. Mark Green, R-Clarksville, (Green PAC, $13,800); Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Jim Tracy, R-Shelbyville, (JT Leadership PAC, $0). Norris, Johnson and Watson... Read more
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The News & Observer
American Indian could become a race designation on NC driver’s licensesIndians would be able to include that racial designation on their driver's lice
American Indian could become a race designation on NC driver’s licenses
The News & Observer / Posted 7 days ago
Indians would be able to include that racial designation on their driver's licenses under a bill that passed the Senate Transportation Committee Friday. Rep. Charles Graham, a Lumberton Democrat and the only American Indian legislator,... Read more
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WXII-TV Winston-Salem
I-77 toll project cancellation appears doomed in Senatecompany's contract to build and operate special toll lanes on Interstate 77 app
I-77 toll project cancellation appears doomed in Senate
WXII-TV Winston-Salem / Posted 8 days ago
company's contract to build and operate special toll lanes on Interstate 77 appears doomed in the Senate this year. Senate Transportation Committee co-chairman Bill Rabon of Southport said Wednesday there are no plans to take up the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Canceling I-77 toll lane contract sounds doomed in Senatecompany's contract to build and operate special toll lanes on Interstate 77 app
Canceling I-77 toll lane contract sounds doomed in Senate
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
company's contract to build and operate special toll lanes on Interstate 77 appears doomed in the Senate this year. Senate Transportation Committee co-chairman Bill Rabon of Southport said Wednesday there are no plans to take up the... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Canceling I-77 toll lane contract sounds doomed in Senatecompany's contract to build and operate special toll lanes on Interstate 77 app
Canceling I-77 toll lane contract sounds doomed in Senate
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 9 days ago
company's contract to build and operate special toll lanes on Interstate 77 appears doomed in the Senate this year. Senate Transportation Committee co-chairman Bill Rabon of Southport said Wednesday there are no plans to take up the... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Canceling I-77 toll lane contract sounds doomed in Senatecompany's contract to build and operate special toll lanes on Interstate 77 app
Canceling I-77 toll lane contract sounds doomed in Senate
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 9 days ago
company's contract to build and operate special toll lanes on Interstate 77 appears doomed in the Senate this year. Senate Transportation Committee co-chairman Bill Rabon of Southport said Wednesday there are no plans to take up the... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Motorcycle lane-splitting bill moves forward in CaliforniaCHP has the authority to draft educational guidelines for safe lane splitting.”
Motorcycle lane-splitting bill moves forward in California
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
CHP has the authority to draft educational guidelines for safe lane splitting.” On Tuesday, Quirk’s bill was passed by the Senate Transportation Committee with unanimous support, the lawmaker’s office said. It will go to the Appropriations... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
North Carolina news in briefCharlotte Observer reported that Transportation Secretary Nick Tennyson sent a
North Carolina news in brief
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 15 days ago
Charlotte Observer reported that Transportation Secretary Nick Tennyson sent a letter last week to the chairmen of the Senate Transportation Committee about the costs of canceling the toll project and building additional lanes. The committee... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
State: $800 million to cancel toll plan and build new lanesreported (http://bit.ly/1tqzhiS) that Transportation Secretary Nick Tennyson se
State: $800 million to cancel toll plan and build new lanes
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
reported (http://bit.ly/1tqzhiS) that Transportation Secretary Nick Tennyson sent a letter last week to the chairmen of the Senate Transportation Committee about the costs of canceling the toll project and building additional lanes. The committee... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
State: $800 million to cancel toll plan and build new lanesreported (http://bit.ly/1tqzhiS) that Transportation Secretary Nick Tennyson se
State: $800 million to cancel toll plan and build new lanes
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 16 days ago
reported (http://bit.ly/1tqzhiS) that Transportation Secretary Nick Tennyson sent a letter last week to the chairmen of the Senate Transportation Committee about the costs of canceling the toll project and building additional lanes. The committee... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
State: $800 million to cancel toll plan and build new lanesreported (http://bit.ly/1tqzhiS) that Transportation Secretary Nick Tennyson se
State: $800 million to cancel toll plan and build new lanes
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 16 days ago
reported (http://bit.ly/1tqzhiS) that Transportation Secretary Nick Tennyson sent a letter last week to the chairmen of the Senate Transportation Committee about the costs of canceling the toll project and building additional lanes. The committee... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Arrest made in case of ETX man found decapitatedwould cost $800 millionDOT secretary: Bill to cancel I-77 contract would cost $
Arrest made in case of ETX man found decapitated
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
would cost $800 millionDOT secretary: Bill to cancel I-77 contract would cost $800 million The letter is addressed to the chairs of the Senate Transportation Committee. The letter is addressed to the chairs of the Senate Transportation Comm... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Charlotte vigils honor and support Orlando victimswould cost $800 millionDOT secretary: Bill to cancel I-77 contract would cost $
Charlotte vigils honor and support Orlando victims
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
would cost $800 millionDOT secretary: Bill to cancel I-77 contract would cost $800 million The letter is addressed to the chairs of the Senate Transportation Committee. The letter is addressed to the chairs of the Senate Transportation Comm... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Ohio women assaulted McDonald's worker over slow servicemillionDOT secretary: Bill to cancel I-77 contract would cost $800 million The
Ohio women assaulted McDonald's worker over slow service
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
millionDOT secretary: Bill to cancel I-77 contract would cost $800 million The letter is addressed to the chairs of the Senate Transportation Committee. The letter is addressed to the chairs of the Senate Transportation Committee. Statesville... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
NC transportation secretary says canceling I-77 toll project could cost $800Mthe contract. NCDOT has not commented on Tennyson's letter. A bill to kill th
NC transportation secretary says canceling I-77 toll project could cost $800M
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
the contract. NCDOT has not commented on Tennyson's letter. A bill to kill the I-77 toll lane project is currently in a Senate transportation committee. House Bill 954 passed the house with overwhelming support. It would command state... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
DOT secretary: Bill to cancel I-77 contract would cost $800 millionTennyson used the figure in a letter to state lawmakers sent on June 9, 2016.
DOT secretary: Bill to cancel I-77 contract would cost $800 million
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
Tennyson used the figure in a letter to state lawmakers sent on June 9, 2016. The letter is addressed to the chairs of the Senate Transportation Committee, which is currently considering action on HB954, that would cancel the state’s contract with... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Four dead in Shelby crashmillionDOT secretary: Bill to cancel I-77 contract would cost $800 million The
Four dead in Shelby crash
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 18 days ago
millionDOT secretary: Bill to cancel I-77 contract would cost $800 million The letter is addressed to the chairs of the Senate Transportation Committee. The letter is addressed to the chairs of the Senate Transportation Committee. CMPD holding... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Bill to cancel I-77 tolls has uncertain future in NC Senatealong I-77 remains uncertain, as Republicans in the North Carolina Senate debat
Bill to cancel I-77 tolls has uncertain future in NC Senate
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 21 days ago
along I-77 remains uncertain, as Republicans in the North Carolina Senate debate whether to give the bill a hearing in the Senate Transportation Committee. The bill to cancel the toll lanes passed with bipartisan support in the House in early... Read more
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Mashable
New York's antiquated steering wheel law poses roadblock to driverless carsto have the law match up to the technology that people are using today and I th
New York's antiquated steering wheel law poses roadblock to driverless cars
Mashable / Posted 30 days ago
to have the law match up to the technology that people are using today and I think is only going to grow down the road," Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Joseph Robach told New York Daily News. Although the updated bill has passed the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania task force test drives proposed autonomous car regulationsSB 1268, balances encouraging innovation in the state and safety, lawmakers spo
Pennsylvania task force test drives proposed autonomous car regulations
TribLIVE / Posted 30 days ago
SB 1268, balances encouraging innovation in the state and safety, lawmakers sponsoring the bill said. The bill, sent to the Senate Transportation Committee, requires companies, universities and others using self-driving cars to report all crashes,... Read more
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The Auto Channel
Pennsylvania Takes Steps to Lead on Autonomous Vehicle Development, Testing with Newly Established Task Force, Legislationwill be integrated in the next generation of our transportation system," stated
Pennsylvania Takes Steps to Lead on Autonomous Vehicle Development, Testing with Newly Established Task Force, Legislation
The Auto Channel / Posted 30 days ago
will be integrated in the next generation of our transportation system," stated Sen. John Rafferty, Chairman of the Senate Transportation Committee. "One of the primary reasons for Senate Bill 1268 is to test the incorporation of this... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
SC Senate passes roads bill with new DOT reformtwo days left in the year's legislative session. "I want to be sure we wind up
SC Senate passes roads bill with new DOT reform
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 30 days ago
two days left in the year's legislative session. "I want to be sure we wind up with a roads bill and we're almost there," Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Larry Grooms told the Senate. "What we're attempting to do is not a fix-all, but it... Read more
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Engadget
A 45-year-old New York law is holding up autonomous vehiclesLeading the charge to update the traffic code is New York Senate Transportation
A 45-year-old New York law is holding up autonomous vehicles
Engadget / Posted a month ago
Leading the charge to update the traffic code is New York Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Joseph Robach, who also fears the law could allow police to ticket drivers for using vehicle features that are already available like assisted parking... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Senate considers bill that would allow municipal police to use radareven though it had nothing to do with the crash causation,” he said. Nolan Rit
Senate considers bill that would allow municipal police to use radar
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 1 months ago
even though it had nothing to do with the crash causation,” he said. Nolan Ritchie, executive director of the Senate Transportation Committee, acknowledged there are concerns that radar will be abused to generate revenue. That key... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Senate considers bill that would allow municipal police to use radarrelated, even though it had nothing to do with the crash causation,” he said.
Senate considers bill that would allow municipal police to use radar
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
related, even though it had nothing to do with the crash causation,” he said. Nolan Ritchie, executive director of the Senate Transportation Committee, acknowledged there are concerns that radar will be abused to generate revenue. That key... Read more
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The Advocate
Transportation Funding Task Force still searching for highway solutionsby state lawmakers and others would only make a minor dent in the state’s $12 b
Transportation Funding Task Force still searching for highway solutions
The Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
by state lawmakers and others would only make a minor dent in the state’s $12 billion backlog of road and bridge needs. Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Robert Adley, R-Benton, has repeatedly said the state should consider redirecting... Read more
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Anderson Independent-Mail
Audit criticizes how infrastructure bank shared road fundsthat might result in the state borrowing more than $2 billion through the State
Audit criticizes how infrastructure bank shared road funds
Anderson Independent-Mail / Posted 1 months ago
that might result in the state borrowing more than $2 billion through the State Transportation Infrastructure Bank. But Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Larry Grooms said the pending legislation includes reforms that if passed would... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Seat belts in the back seat? AAA wants new lawdays before breaking for the rest of the year. The bill is also lacking a spon
Seat belts in the back seat? AAA wants new law
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
days before breaking for the rest of the year. The bill is also lacking a sponsor in the Senate's Republican majority. Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Joseph Robach, R-Greece, Monroe County, said he's assessing the bill. "We look at... Read more

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