Tag: GOP


GOP Senators Target EPA Heavy-Duty Truck Rule

February 16, 2023

Via: Transport Topics

Senior Republicans are proposing to overturn federal emissions standards targeting heavy-duty commercial vehicles. A procedural move by Sen. Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) and her GOP colleagues in the chamber is part of ongoing efforts to undo aspects of the Biden administration’s […]


House GOP Presses Oversight on Infrastructure Affairs

March 31, 2022

Via: Transport Topics

With a new $1 trillion infrastructure law potentially facilitating the distribution of billions of dollars in extra funding for infrastructure projects over the coming years, Republican leaders on the transportation panel in the U.S. House intend to push the Biden […]


Biden Pushes for His Infrastructure Plan in GOP Stronghold

May 6, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

With a badly aging bridge as his backdrop, President Joe Biden stood in reliably Republican Louisiana on May 6 to pressure GOP lawmakers to support his $2.25 trillion infrastructure plan — and yet express a willingness to compromise on the […]


Biden Promotes Infrastructure Plan Amid GOP Opposition

April 8, 2021

Via: Transport Topics

President Joe Biden and his team are galvanizing public support for their multitrillion-dollar infrastructure proposal as Congress prepares to debate both the plan and the administration’s budget request for federal agencies. The president on April 7 touted proposals in his […]


Trump tries to rally GOP around infrastructure

January 8, 2018

Via: Politico

HUDDLE UP: At a Camp David GOP retreat this weekend, President Donald Trump named his infrastructure plan his top objective for 2018. While House Speaker Paul Ryan is anxious to deal with immigration and wants to work on cutting entitlements, […]