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    Senate Session, Part 1

    Following any leadership remarks, the Senate was in a period of morning business, with senators permitted to speak on any topic.  The Senate resumed debate on a highway funding bill.

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    Highway Trust Fund

    Bud Wright talked about the role of the highway trust fund and legislative efforts to fund it before it runs out of money at the end July.

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    Weekly Republican Address

    Senator James Inhofe (R-OK) delivered the weekly Republican address. He talked about the importance of a bipartisan bill for long-term highway and transportation funding.

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    Senate Highway Funding Bill

    Manu Raju talked by telephone about the status of the Senate highway funding bill that would be voted on that coming Sunday and the differing House version. He also discussed the…

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    Senate Leader McConnell on Transportation Bill

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) explained the amendment tree that he filed on a bill for a multi-year extension of the Highway Trust Fund. He filed cloture on the bill…

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    Senator Ted Cruz on Highway Bill Amendments

    Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX) criticized Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) for blocking further amendments to the highway funding bill. One of the amendments Senator McConnell…

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    Senate Session

    The Senate debated H.R. 22, the legislative vehicle for the 6-year highway bill. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) also filed cloture on an amendments to repeal the health…

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    House Minority Leader Weekly Briefing

    House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) briefed reporters and responded to questions on her party’s legislative agenda. She said that “time is running out” to pass…

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    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate resumed initial debate on a six-year highway and transit funding bill.

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    News Review with Representative Carlos Curbelo

    Representative Carlos Curbelo (R-FL) talked about various issues before Congress, included highway and transit funding legislation, and U.S.-Cuba relations following the reopening of the…

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    Senate Session, Part 1

    The Senate convened for a legislative session and continued debate on the highway funding bill.

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    Senate Leadership on Blocked Highway Bill

    Following a 41-56 vote that blocked the highway funding bill, Senate Leaders McConnell (R-KY) and Reid (D-NV) and Public Works Committee leaders Boxer (D-CA) and Inhofe (R-OK) spoke about…

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    Senate Agreement on 6-Year Highway Funding Bill

    Stephanie Beasley talked by video from Capitol Hill about the preliminary agreement reached in the Senate on a six-year highway funding bill. 

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    Senate Session, Part 2

    The Senate convened for a legislative session. The Senate voted 41-56 to block consideration of a highway funding bill. Before their caucus lunch break, senators announced a…

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    Book Discussion on Kentucky's Frontier Highway

    Karl Raitz talked about his book Kentucky’s Frontier Highway: Historical Landscapes Along the Maysville Road, in which he tells the history of the Maysville Road, the route that…

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    Highway Trust Fund Extension

    Fawn Johnson talked about the Highway Trust Fund, which was set to expire at the end of July 2015. At the time of Ms. Johnson’s interview, only the House had passed a temporary…

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    House Debate on Highway Funding Bill

    The House debated a temporary extension of highway and transit funding through the summer/fall construction season as the Highway Trust Fund was running out of money. The extension…

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    Federal Highway Funding

    Laura Barron-Lopez talked by video from Capitol Hill about a federal highway funding bills being considered in the House of Representatives and the Senate.

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    Amtrak and Highway Funding Bill

    Stephanie Beasley talked by remote video from Capitol Hill about the Departments of Transportation and Housing and Urban Development spending bill being debated in the…

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    Infrastructure Spending

    Eugene Mulero talked about the state of U.S. bridges and highways, a two-month extension of the Highway Trust Fund, and the reasons Congress has struggled to pass long-term infrastructure…

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