“Dirty Dozen” in Transportation Spending

July 09, 2014J

By Akash Chougule and Mary Kate Hopkins The Highway Trust Fund is set to run dry in the coming weeks, and leaders in Washington as well as interested parties around the country are scrambling to find ways to fill the Fund’s shrinking balance. Lawmakers on both sides have proposed gimmicks that would provide one-time revenue […]

Coalition to Congress: Protect Taxpayers and Empower the States by Reforming Transportation Spending

July 07, 2014J

With the Highway Trust Fund (HTF) set to run out later this summer, Congress is poised to consider transportation spending legislation. (Read AFPF’s “Need to Know” on transportation funding for more background on the issue.) Tomorrow Americans for Prosperity and our coalition partners will send the following letter to House Ways and Means Committee Chairman […]