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The Maui News
Airport Access Road’s final phase is now openit's like all these years to get to the airport." Sen. J. Kalani English, the
Airport Access Road’s final phase is now open
The Maui News / Posted yesterday
it's like all these years to get to the airport." Sen. J. Kalani English, the state Senate majority leader and a former Senate Transportation Committee chairman, recalled working on expanding roadways to the airport over the years with House... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Seattle tunnel project $223 million over budgetfor the opening of the double-decker highway project was early 2019. Sen. Curt
Seattle tunnel project $223 million over budget
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 2 days ago
for the opening of the double-decker highway project was early 2019. Sen. Curtis King (R-Yakima), the Chair of the Senate Transportation Committee, said increasing toll rates to use the completed tunnel could help offset project... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Bertha’s woes grind on: more delay, higher cost for Highway 99 tunnel$223 million figure is about 7 percent of the overall tunnel project budget. “
Bertha’s woes grind on: more delay, higher cost for Highway 99 tunnel
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
$223 million figure is about 7 percent of the overall tunnel project budget. “It could have been a lot worse,” said Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Curtis King, R-Yakima. He earlier said the 57-foot wide tunnel could someday qualify... Read more
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TribLIVE
Bill to allow radar for local police debatedfall legislative session. Not all senators want to see radar expansion. Sen.
Bill to allow radar for local police debated
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
fall legislative session. Not all senators want to see radar expansion. Sen. Lisa Boscola, D-Northampton, a member of the Senate Transportation Committee, always has voted against the bills over concerns that local municipalities will use it as a... Read more
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The Daily Comet
Bid for 'transformative' Louisiana transportation overhaul takes off Tuesdaythe way for the biggest transportation overhaul in Louisiana since the late 198
Bid for 'transformative' Louisiana transportation overhaul takes off Tuesday
The Daily Comet / Posted 13 days ago
the way for the biggest transportation overhaul in Louisiana since the late 1980s. "This could be transformative," said Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Page Cortez, R-Lafayette, one of the 18 members of the task force. "I will be... Read more
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The Houma Courier
Bid for 'transformative' Louisiana transportation overhaul takes off Tuesdaythe way for the biggest transportation overhaul in Louisiana since the late 198
Bid for 'transformative' Louisiana transportation overhaul takes off Tuesday
The Houma Courier / Posted 13 days ago
the way for the biggest transportation overhaul in Louisiana since the late 1980s. "This could be transformative," said Senate Transportation Committee Chairman Page Cortez, R-Lafayette, one of the 18 members of the task force. "I will be... 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 14 days 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 Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Pocono parkway escapes death knelldescribed it as an antiquated law. The House approved the repeal bill unanimou
Pocono parkway escapes death knell
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 19 days ago
described it as an antiquated law. The House approved the repeal bill unanimously in May and it is before the Senate Transportation Committee. The repeal bill was introduced in previous sessions and didn’t reach the finish line. The... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Effort underway to repeal authorization for Poconos parkwaydescribed it as an antiquated law. The House approved the repeal bill unanimou
Effort underway to repeal authorization for Poconos parkway
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
described it as an antiquated law. The House approved the repeal bill unanimously in May and it is before the Senate Transportation Committee. The repeal bill was introduced in previous sessions and didn’t reach the finish line. The... Read more
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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 23 days 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 23 days 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 23 days 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 23 days 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 23 days 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
Edwards unveils transportation task force membersSenate President John Alario, R-Westwego, House Transportation Committee Chairm
Edwards unveils transportation task force members
The Advocate / Posted 23 days 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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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 25 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 26 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 27 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 30 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 a month 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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