ADVOCACY / INFRASTRUCTURE FUNDING

House Passes $1.5 Trillion Infrastructure Package

Advocacy / Infrastructure Funding July 2, 2020 House Passes $1.5 Trillion Infrastructure Package On Wednesday, the House of Representatives passed its five-year, $1.5 trillion infrastructure package, the Moving Forward Act. The final…

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ACEC Statement on the Passage of H.R.2

Advocacy / Infrastructure Funding July 2, 2020 ACEC Statement on the Passage of H.R.2 The American Council of Engineering Companies – the voice of the business of engineering – released…

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ACEC Advocacy SVP Steve Hall Highlights Key Provisions in Moving Forward Act

Advocacy / Infrastructure Funding June 26, 2020 ACEC Advocacy SVP Steve Hall Highlights Key Provisions in Moving Forward Act The Moving Forward Act (H.R. 2) would authorize transportation, energy, water,…

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House Committee Approves Transportation Bill; ACEC Defeats Harmful Insourcing Amendments

Advocacy / Infrastructure Funding June 19, 2020 House Committee Approves Transportation Bill; ACEC Defeats Harmful Insourcing Amendments The House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee approved on Thursday the INVEST in America…

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Highway Trust Fund’s May 2020 Tax Receipts Drop 79% Year-Over-Year

Advocacy / Infrastructure Funding June 11, 2020 Highway Trust Fund’s May 2020 Tax Receipts Drop 79% Year-Over-Year Net deposits of tax receipts credited to the Highway Trust Fund totaled only…

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House T&I Chair DeFazio Releases Five-year, $494 billion Surface Transportation Reauthorization Bill

Advocacy / Infrastructure Funding June 4, 2020 House T&I Chair DeFazio Releases Five-year, $494 billion Surface Transportation Reauthorization Bill By Matt Reiffer On Wednesday House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman…

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ACEC Supports Lawmakers’ Push for $50 Billion Federal Highway Funding to State DOTs

Advocacy / Infrastructure Funding May 11, 2020 ACEC Supports Lawmakers’ Push for $50 Billion Federal Highway Funding to State DOTs As House and Senate members continue discussions over additional legislation…

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ACEC and Stakeholder Coalition Ad Campaign Calls on Congress to Act on Transportation Infrastructure

Advocacy / Infrastructure Funding March 13, 2020 ACEC and Stakeholder Coalition Ad Campaign Calls on Congress to Act on Transportation Infrastructure The Transportation Construction Coalition, which includes ACEC, has launched…

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ACEC Secures Repeal of $7.6 Billion Rescission of Federal Highway Funding

Advocacy / Infrastructure Funding November 19, 2019 ACEC Secures Repeal of $7.6 Billion Rescission of Federal Highway Funding The latest short-term stopgap funding bill includes a provision repealing a scheduled…

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ACEC, Coalition Urge Congress to Repeal $7.6 Billion Rescission

Advocacy / Infrastructure Funding November 14, 2019 ACEC, Coalition Urge Congress to Repeal $7.6 Billion Rescission ACEC and a coalition of transportation stakeholders have sent a letter urging Congressional leaders…

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