Senate Passes the DRIVE Act; Urge the House to Take Action Now
On July 30th, the Senate voted to pass its multi-year highway bill by vote of 65-34. Now it's the House's turn to act. Please urge your Congressmen to take up a six-year highway bill!
View the full text of the highway extension bill - Click here to view the bill.
To view the Senate's DRIVE Act bill, click here. Continue reading
A well-deserved recognition of an amazing public servant, Tim Hyman, who served Maryland State Highway Administration for 66 years without taking a sick day.
Governor Hogan Honors SHA Employee for 66 Years of Service
SHA's Tim Hyman was honored for 66 years of service, without taking a single sick day, in Annapolis.
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The Highway Users Supports the DRIVE Act
Highway Users President & CEO Greg Cohen spoke at a press conference with “The Big 4″ Senators on the Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW). Chairman Inhofe (R-Okla.), Ranking Member Boxer (D-Calif.), Subcommittee Chairman Vitter (R-La.), and Senior Subcommittee Member Carper (D-Del.) and other industry leaders rallied support for the DRIVE Act, a new highway bill that provides sustainable long-term funding through 2021. The Committee approved the bill unanimously by 20-0 vote on June 24th.
Bill Summary | Full Text of Bill | Highway Users' Bill Analysis (Members Only) Continue reading
The Highway Users Strongly Supports FHWA Administrator Nomination
Today the American Highway Users Alliance applauded President Obama’s nomination of Greg Nadeau to be the new Federal Highway Administrator. We urge the Members of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee to quickly issue a favorable report on the nomination to the full Senate. Continue reading