Promises & Perseverance

Building Our Future & Strengthening Our Voice

The Women of Transportation event photoThe roaring storms of Spring are rolling into Houston this week- saturating our gardens and stalling our daily commutes to the sound of wiper blades beckoning clear skies and clear lanes. While we […]

March 31st, 2017|Newsletters|

Rep. Proposes Alternative For Transportation Funding

NewsChannel5 Network

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – A proposal has been announced by House Republicans to raise Tennessee transportation revenues through sales tax collections.

State Representative David Hawk of Greeneville presented his plan on Wednesday to use existing sales taxes instead of hiking the gas tax.

Governor Bill Haslam has presented a plan to tackle a $10 billion backlog in […]

February 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|

House begins quest for funding for Trump’s infrastructure plan, but is it ‘same rhetoric’ as always?

Washington Post

February 1

The House hearing intended to raise the curtain on President Trump’s call for infrastructure investment was into its third hour Wednesday when the time came for Rep. Dina Titus (D-Nev.) to speak up.

“We’re having the same conversation,” she said. “I keep hearing the same rhetoric without […]

February 5th, 2017|Highway Trust Fund|