A Hearty Welcome To The 116th Congress

Jan. 25, 2019

To new and returning members of Congress: Welcome to Washington! You have a lot of work ahead of you—and public transportation deserves your support. On January 3, members of the 116th Congress kicked off what could be a turbulent—but also productive—session. Congress is now officially divided, with Democrats controlling the House and Republicans the Senate. […]



We Did it! Congress Passes Fully Funded, Five-Year Transportation Bill

Dec. 10, 2015

December 4 was a milestone for American public transit—and our nation’s entire transportation system. For the first time in nearly a decade, Congress passed a long-term transportation bill—the Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act or “FAST Act.” President Obama signed the bill into law just hours before current authorization of transportation programs expired. Voices for Public […]