By Dean Franks, senior vice president, congressional relations, ARTBA Senate Budget Committee Chairman Mike Enzi (R-Wyo.) March 22 released a five-year budget proposal that would allow Congress to enact nearly $90 billion in new highway user taxes to keep the Highway Trust Fund (HTF) solvent through 2024. The statement accompanying his FY 2020 budget proposal includes this paragraph: The resolution calls for $176 billion in increased revenue over ...
The ARTBA Newsline Podcast for March 22 is hosted by ARTBA senior writer/editor, Eileen Houlihan. A new professional development program for transportation design and construction professionals is being held June 4-6 at ARTBA’s Washington, D.C. offices. The Trump administration released additional details about the president’s FY 2020 budget, including impacts on the Highway Trust Fund ...