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Suggestions due by April 13th for Surface Transportation Bill-Reauthorization

Apr
5,
2011
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Today we spoke to the Highways and Transit Subcommittee, one of the subcommittees within the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee.   The Subcommittee has jurisdiction over our nation’s highway, transit and highway safety programs, as well as the policy that governs how … Continue reading

Safety Advocates Oppose Raising Truck Weight Limits

May
6,
2009
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Efforts to raise tractor trailer weight limits from 80,000 lbs. to 97,000 lbs. is causing an uproar by safety advocates who believe the higher weight limit will create major safety issues for the general driving public.  Calling it a “public … Continue reading

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