Established in 1996, the Transportation Construction Coalition (TCC) includes 31 national associations and labor unions with a direct market interest in the federal transportation programs. The TCC focuses on the federal budget and surface transportation program policy issues. It is co-chaired by the American Road & Transportation Builders Association (ARTBA) and the Associated General Contractors (AGC) of America.
Adjusting the Highway User Fee
In November 1982, conservative and tax-cutting champion President Ronald Reagan noted:
IHS Global Study
A December 2014 study by internationally-recognized IHS Global highlighted the many economic benefits of federal highway and transit investment programs on every sector of the U.S. economy. You can see a summary of the report’s key findings in the infographs below. You can also watch a short video or view the report in its entirety.