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Everett Herald
Rep. Larsen to meet riders on Lynnwood-Seattle bus trip TuesdayPublished: Monday, August 31, 2015, 9:52 a.m. By Evan Smith, Herald Writer
Rep. Larsen to meet riders on Lynnwood-Seattle bus trip Tuesday
Everett Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Published: Monday, August 31, 2015, 9:52 a.m. By Evan Smith, Herald Writer U. S. Rep. Rick Larsen will meet riders on a Lynnwood-to-Seattle bus trip Tuesday morning. Larsen will talk... Read more
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The Advocate
Despite failed efforts in past, DOTD official sees 'momentum building' to widen I-10 between bridge, I-10/12 splitReopening a volatile topic, Louisiana transportation leaders said Monday that t
Despite failed efforts in past, DOTD official sees 'momentum building' to widen I-10 between bridge, I-10/12 split
The Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
Reopening a volatile topic, Louisiana transportation leaders said Monday that they want to get public comments for adding lanes on Interstate 10 between the new Mississippi River bridge and the I-10/12 split. “What we are looking at is adding a lane... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Rene Almendras as traffic czarThe Management Association of the Philippines (MAP) wants P-Noy to appoint Cabi
Rene Almendras as traffic czar
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 days ago
The Management Association of the Philippines (MAP) wants P-Noy to appoint Cabinet Secretary Rene Almendras as Metro Manila’s traffic czar. The MAP, it seems, has lost confidence in MMDA chairman Francis Tolentino, who of late, is more interested in... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
D.C. delegation home on breakWASHINGTON -- The six Republicans in Arkansas' congressional delegation were in
D.C. delegation home on break
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON -- The six Republicans in Arkansas' congressional delegation were in Arkansas last week continuing their August recess. Lawmakers are to return to Washington on Sept. 8. On Tuesday, Sen. Tom Cotton visited the Conway Area Chamber of... Read more
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Rappler
We need to 'idiot proof' our roads – business groupTRAFFIC. The Japan International Cooperation Agency says traffic will cost the
We need to 'idiot proof' our roads – business group
Rappler / Posted 6 days ago
TRAFFIC. The Japan International Cooperation Agency says traffic will cost the Philippines up to P6 billion a day by 2030. File photo by Romeo Gacad / Agence France-Presse MANILA, Philippines ­– The Management Association of the Philippines said... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
FAA IG: Efficiency Of FAA’s Air Traffic Control Towers Ranges WidelyReport Requested By The Leadership Of The House Transportation Committee A rep
FAA IG: Efficiency Of FAA’s Air Traffic Control Towers Ranges Widely
The Aero-News Network / Posted 7 days ago
Report Requested By The Leadership Of The House Transportation Committee A report prepared by the FAA Inspector General's office released last week indicates that total air traffic operations handled by FAA facilities declined 19 percent between... Read more
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The Advocate
Despite failed efforts in past, DOTD official sees 'momentum building' to widen I-10 between bridge, I-10/12 splitReopening a volatile topic, Louisiana transportation leaders said Monday they w
Despite failed efforts in past, DOTD official sees 'momentum building' to widen I-10 between bridge, I-10/12 split
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Reopening a volatile topic, Louisiana transportation leaders said Monday they want to get public comments for adding lanes on Interstate 10 between the new Mississippi River bridge and the I-10/12 split. “What we are looking at is adding a lane in... Read more
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The Advocate
Despite failed efforts in past, DOTD official sees 'momentum building' to widen I-10 between bridge, I-10/12 splitReopening a volatile topic, Louisiana transportation leaders said Monday they w
Despite failed efforts in past, DOTD official sees 'momentum building' to widen I-10 between bridge, I-10/12 split
The Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
Reopening a volatile topic, Louisiana transportation leaders said Monday they want to get public comments for adding new lanes on Interstate 10 between the new Mississippi River bridge and the I-10/12 split. “What we are looking at is adding a lane... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Lois Frankel's focus on Broward could pay political dividends in post-redistricting electionIt seems, at first glance, like a big problem for U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel. An u
Lois Frankel's focus on Broward could pay political dividends in post-redistricting election
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
It seems, at first glance, like a big problem for U.S. Rep. Lois Frankel. An unusual mid-decade redrawing of congressional district boundaries is slicing and dicing her territory, likely putting most of it in a new, mostly-Broward County district by... Read more
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eTrucker
Driver drug testing: Teamsters, other labor groups ask House to reject Senate changesA coalition of labor advocacy groups has sent a letter to transportation-focuse
Driver drug testing: Teamsters, other labor groups ask House to reject Senate changes
eTrucker / Posted 13 days ago
A coalition of labor advocacy groups has sent a letter to transportation-focused lawmakers in the House asking them to reject a recent Senate proposition that would allow trucking companies to use hair testing for driver drug screening in lieu of... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
House aims for $1.2 billion road-funding deal this weekPhoto by Bloomberg House members on Tuesday were debating a still-emerging plan
House aims for $1.2 billion road-funding deal this week
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 14 days ago
Photo by Bloomberg House members on Tuesday were debating a still-emerging plan that would feature $600 million a year in additional fuel and vehicles taxes and set aside $600 million in general funds for deteriorating roads and bridges. LANSING —... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
House aims for $1.2 billion road-funding deal this weekLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers worked Tuesday toward an elusive $1.2
House aims for $1.2 billion road-funding deal this week
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 14 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers worked Tuesday toward an elusive $1.2 billion road-funding deal that is expected to include an unspecified gasoline tax hike, which supporters hope will clear a major hurdle in the House this week. After a... Read more
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The Alpena News
House aims for $1.2 billion road-funding deal this weekLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers worked Tuesday toward an elusive $1.2
House aims for $1.2 billion road-funding deal this week
The Alpena News / Posted 15 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers worked Tuesday toward an elusive $1.2 billion road-funding deal that is expected to include an unspecified gasoline tax hike, which supporters hope will clear a major hurdle in the House this week. After a... Read more
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Ionia Sentinel-Standard
House aims for $1.2 billion road-funding deal this week Michigan lawmakers worked Tuesday toward an elusive $1.2 billion road-funding
House aims for $1.2 billion road-funding deal this week
Ionia Sentinel-Standard / Posted 15 days ago
Michigan lawmakers worked Tuesday toward an elusive $1.2 billion road-funding deal that is expected to include an unspecified gasoline tax hike, which supporters hope will clear a major hurdle... Read more
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The Escanaba Daily Press
House aims for $1.2 billion road-funding deal this weekLANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers worked Tuesday toward a $1.2 billion r
House aims for $1.2 billion road-funding deal this week
The Escanaba Daily Press / Posted 15 days ago
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan lawmakers worked Tuesday toward a $1.2 billion road-funding deal that is expected to include an unspecified gasoline tax hike, which supporters hope will clear a major hurdle in the House this week. After a monthlong... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Millikin Speaker Series Kicks Off September 3DECATUR – The Millikin University Institute for Science Entrepreneurship announ
Millikin Speaker Series Kicks Off September 3
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 15 days ago
DECATUR – The Millikin University Institute for Science Entrepreneurship announces it will begin its 2015 – 2016 Speaker Series on Thursday, September 3. U.S. Congressman of the 13th Congressional District and Millikin alumnus Rodney Davis... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
House aims for $1.2 billion road-funding deal this weekPhoto by Bloomberg House members on Tuesday were debating a still-emerging plan
House aims for $1.2 billion road-funding deal this week
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 15 days ago
Photo by Bloomberg House members on Tuesday were debating a still-emerging plan that would feature $600 million a year in additional fuel and vehicles taxes and set aside $600 million in general funds for deteriorating roads and bridges. LANSING —... Read more
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The Iron Mountain Daily News
Michigan House aims for $1.2 billion road dealAfter a monthlong break, the Republican-controlled chamber was back in session
Michigan House aims for $1.2 billion road deal
The Iron Mountain Daily News / Posted 15 days ago
After a monthlong break, the Republican-controlled chamber was back in session for the first of three days. House members were debating a still-emerging plan that would feature $600 million a year in additional fuel and vehicles taxes and set aside... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Shuster: Road funding an issueThat's when federal money is once again set to run dry, three months after the
Shuster: Road funding an issue
Altoona Mirror / Posted 19 days ago
That's when federal money is once again set to run dry, three months after the House passed a short-term extension. With the House and Senate at odds over a long-term plan, some business figures at the Blair County Chamber of Commerce breakfast... Read more
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The Morning Call
John Caperilla: Congress leaves for summer vacation without a plan to fix our roadsWith the highest number of structurally deficient bridges in the country, Penns
John Caperilla: Congress leaves for summer vacation without a plan to fix our roads
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
With the highest number of structurally deficient bridges in the country, Pennsylvania won't be getting much help from the federal government, based on the latest congressional inaction. It's absolutely frustrating that our elected leaders continue... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
UOW students win Washington internshipsTwo University of Wollongong students will learn first-hand how the United Stat
UOW students win Washington internships
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 22 days ago
Two University of Wollongong students will learn first-hand how the United States Congress works after they were selected to take part in the Uni-Capitol Washington Internship Program. Successful: Uni-Capitol Washington Internship Program... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Duncan, transportation secretary tour area projectsThe nation's secretary of transportation made a brief stop Wednesday in Knoxvil
Duncan, transportation secretary tour area projects
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 28 days ago
The nation's secretary of transportation made a brief stop Wednesday in Knoxville to emphasize the need for funding the country's infrastructure with U.S. Rep. John J. Duncan Jr.. U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony R. Foxx used recent work on... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Rouzer concerned about Iran's links to terrorists"I think (Iran's) long-term goal is to get out from underneath these sanctions
Rouzer concerned about Iran's links to terrorists
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 29 days ago
"I think (Iran's) long-term goal is to get out from underneath these sanctions so that they can get back to work at being the world's number one state sponsor of terrorism using the nuclear angle as their angle for negotiation," Rouzer, R-N.C., said... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Nadler Introduces Legislation to Keep Families Seated Together on FlightsSaudi Arabia Airlines passenger plane. (illustrative)Photo Credit: Saudi Arabia
Nadler Introduces Legislation to Keep Families Seated Together on Flights
The Jewish Press / Posted 1 months ago
Saudi Arabia Airlines passenger plane. (illustrative)Photo Credit: Saudi Arabia Airlines (JNi.media) Congressmen Jerrold Nadler (D-N.Y.) and Rodney Davis (R-Ill.) and members of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on Thursday... Read more

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