Gov't Affairs, Govt - Federal

House Passes Gas Tax Patch

The House of Representatives passed a two-month extension of federal transportation funding, delivering a victory to Democrats who have long preferred a shorter extension. The Measure is intended to prevent an interruption in the nation’s infrastructure funding that is currently scheduled to begin on May 31. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) is also moving… Continue reading House Passes Gas Tax Patch

Gov't Affairs, Govt - National Assoc. of Realtors® (NAR)

Unlikely Duo Introduces Transportation Bill

Sens. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) and Barbara Boxer (D-Calif.) are introducing a transportation funding bill they say could bring back up to $2 trillion in corporate tax revenue currently in foreign banks to help pay for U.S. infrastructure projects. They said the measure would also extend federal transportation programs that are currently scheduled to expire in… Continue reading Unlikely Duo Introduces Transportation Bill