Category Archives: Legislative News

ADM Promotes Manufacturing Industry to Congressman During ‘I Make America’ Event

Asphalt Drum Mixers, Inc. talked with its U.S. House representative about issues important to the manufacturing industry during an “I Make America” event. Rep. Jim Banks toured ADM’s Huntertown, Indiana facility May 2, answering questions from workers and sitting down for a one-on-one conversation with company president Mike Devine.

ARTBA Releases Statement Regarding President Trump’s Decision to Impose Tariffs on Steel and Aluminum Imports

History shows the imposition of tariffs has the potential to increase the price of imported commodities and products. Steel is an important input for transportation construction—for every $1 spent on highway and bridge construction, 10 cents goes toward steel-related materials.

Schumer, Gillibrand announce $2 million in federal funding for repairs to the Ogdensburg-Prescott Bridge

Federal Funds Will Be Used To Rehabilitate The Ogdensburg-Prescott International Bridge, Help Stop Deterioration Of 50-Year Old Superstructure Washington, DC – Today, U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer and U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand announced $2 million in federal funding for the Ogdensburg Bridge and Port Authority (OBPA). The funds were provided by the U.S. […]

Governor Wolf Reinforces Commitment to Rural Communities, Local Infrastructure with New Investments

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf today outlined Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) plans to fix more locally owned bridges and improve more than 1,100 miles of rural and low-volume roadway through multi-year investments included in his budget proposal released last week.

Transportation Construction Coalition Statement in response to the release of the Problem Solvers Caucus report, Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure

The Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) released the following statement in response to the Jan. 10 release of the Problem Solvers Caucus report, Rebuilding America’s Infrastructure: