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President Reiterates Infrastructure to Follow Tax Reform

November 20, 2017

President Reiterates Infrastructure to Follow Tax Reform

President Donald Trump reiterated Nov. 20 that a massive infrastructure plan will be the Administration’s next priority once Congress finishes tax reform.

Donald Trump Elected President, GOP Retains Majorities in Senate and House

November 9, 2016

Donald Trump Elected President, GOP Retains Majorities in Senate and House

Donald Trump has been elected the 45th President of the United States. His victory has stunned pollsters, political prognosticators, and represents a severe rebuke to the political and media establishment. Voters have selected the ultimate political outsider.

Congress to Reassess P3 Deals, CRS Says

October 2, 2014

Congress to Reassess P3 Deals, CRS Says

A growing list of bankrupt public private partnerships, including the failed Indiana Toll Road, has Congress reassessing the role of private investment in transportation infrastructure, Bloomberg BNA reported.

Hearing Sheds Light on PPPs Outside U.S.

April 11, 2014

Hearing Sheds Light on PPPs Outside U.S.

A House Transportation and Infrastructure hearing focused on public private partnerships (PPP) shed light on how PPPs have been utilized in other countries.

Cities and States Should Reconsider PPPs

August 12, 2013

Cities and States Should Reconsider PPPs

Public-private partnerships across the country are riddled with problems, according to Donald Cohen, executive director of a privatization resource center called In the Public Interest.

Pennsylvania Signs Privatization Bill

July 9, 2012

Pennsylvania Signs Privatization Bill

The legislation signed by Gov. Tom Corbett gives Pennsylvania the ability to lease large-scale transportation assets to the private sector as a mechanism for raising funds for expansion and repair projects.

NATSO Urges Missouri Lawmakers Not to Toll I-70

January 23, 2012

NATSO Urges Missouri Lawmakers Not to Toll I-70

NATSO last week urged Missouri lawmakers to oppose a proposal to toll Interstate 70 between St. Louis and Kansas City.

States Pursue Rest Area Commercialization

January 16, 2012

States Pursue Rest Area Commercialization

Three states could consider rest area commercialization

Buying Trouble, Our Nation's Infrastructure Should Not Be for Sale

September 1, 2011

Buying Trouble, Our Nation's Infrastructure Should Not Be for Sale

Our nation’s infrastructure should not be for sale.