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Entry Title Date
Highway And Transportation Funding Act Of 2014 July 29, 2014
Barbara Boxer, D-CA
"It is ridiculous that we are where we are. We knew for 2 years—2 years—that the highway trust fund was going to run out of money. We knew it for 2 years. That is why in May Senator Vitter and I, Senator Carper, Senator Barrasso, and others on both sides of the aisle passed a 6-year bill. We knew it was coming. We wanted to wake up our colleagues. And we did wake them up but, sadly, to a short-term fix instead of a long-term fix, a multiyear bill."
Bring Jobs Home Act—Motion To Proceed July 24, 2014
Jack Reed, D-RI
"But again, averting disaster shouldn’t be our goal. We need to press ahead with a multiyear reauthorization bill to create jobs and improve our economy. Unfortunately, when it comes to helping American workers and our economy, Republican leaders, particularly in the House, have stalled progress."
Providing For Consideration Of H.R. 5021, Highway And Transportation Funding Act Of 2014 July 15, 2014
Daniel Webster, R-FL
"While we must look forward to the passage of another multiyear transportation authorization, there is no reason we should not pass the extension. Certainty means “the state of being free from doubt or reservation; confident; sure.”"
Our Failing Infrastructure July 15, 2014
John Yarmuth, D-KY
"Madam Speaker, we should take this opportunity to create jobs and certainty for a change and enact a multiyear transportation bill."
Highway And Transportation Funding Act Of 2014 July 15, 2014
Rick Crawford, R-AR
"I think most lawmakers can agree that ensuring that we have a reliable and modern infrastructure on land, water, rail, and air is critical. With the Senate announcing last week an agreement with Chairman Camp and House leaders to enact a short-term funding solution, we can now turn our attention back to a multiyear transportation bill that will provide long-term assurance to States for financing infrastructure improvements."

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