News Update - March 16, 2012
This "Transportation TV News Update" includes AASHTO Executive Director John Horsley reacting to Senate passage of S 1813, the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act. Horsley calls Wednesday's vote a major breakthrough. "It's significant that, on a bipartisan basis, the Senate has found a way to pass a bill and pay for a it, sustaining highway and transit funding at current levels," Horsley said during his interview with Transportation TV. Watch Horsley's complete interview and listen to what the bill's two main sponsors, Sens. Barbara Boxer, D-California, and James Inhofe, R-Oklahoma, had to say immediately following the vote.