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December 8, 2017
On Dec. 7, 2017, Congress passed a continuing resolution funding the federal government through Dec. 22, 2017. The previous continuing resolution…
September 15, 2017
On Sept. 13, 2017, Col. Scott Hernandez of the Colorado State Patrol testified before the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee…
August 3, 2017
Last week, the Senate Appropriations Committee unanimously approved their fiscal 2018 transportation appropriations measure.
July 18, 2017
On July 17, 2017, the House Transportation Appropriations Committee held a hearing to consider their draft appropriations bill (specific details below) for the coming fiscal year.
May 4, 2017
This afternoon, Congress passed a $1.1 trillion omnibus spending bill that funds the government for the remainder of fiscal 2017, through the end of September.
April 28, 2017
Earlier today, the House and Senate voted in favor of a short-term continuing resolution (CR) funding the government until next Friday, May 5..
March 15, 2017
On March 14, 2017, CVSA Vice President Capt. Christopher Turner of the Kansas Highway Patrol testified before the Senate Commerce Committee, Subcommittee on Surface Transportation, on “Continuing to Improve Truck Safety on Our Nation’s Highways.”