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Senate panel advances nomination of Missouri’s Robin Carnahan to head GSA

WASHINGTON — A Senate panel on Wednesday unanimously advanced the nomination of former Missouri Secretary of State Robin Carnahan to lead the federal Department of...

Whitmer announces ‘historic’ $250M state parks investment

Speaking from the Straits State Park in St. Ignace on Thursday, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer announced her plan to put $250 million in federal COVID-19...

Rick Haglund: Absence of viable regional transportation continues to hurt SE...

I recently traveled to an appointment in Dearborn, about 20 miles from my home in Oakland County. Good thing I own a car.  The trip...

Colonial Pipeline CEO: ‘One of the toughest decisions I have had...

WASHINGTON — The CEO of Colonial Pipeline, which underwent a ransomware attack in early May that led to massive shutdowns of gas stations across...

Earmarks list for states in U.S. House infrastructure bill tops $5.7B

WASHINGTON — U.S. House Democrats’ highway funding bill is poised to include roughly three out of five transportation projects submitted by members, as legislators...

Electric buses, asphalt and bridges: Politicians jostle for federal transportation cash

WASHINGTON — The nearly $1 billion that U.S. Rep. Garret Graves is seeking through Congress’ revamped earmarks process isn’t a typo. The Louisiana Republican says Baton...

Equity needed in meeting Michigan’s internet, water and infrastructure needs, experts...

State and national experts on Thursday discussed the need to incorporate equity in current and future infrastructure plans while wrapping up the Michigan Environmental...

VP Harris touts administration’s $2T jobs plan in Wisconsin

Vice President Kamala Harris promoted the president’s $2 trillion infrastructure proposal and toured two university research center in Milwaukee this week. Harris highlighted Tuesday the...

With ‘Amtrak Joe’ in the White House, states hope for a...

Stu Nicholson has been trying for decades without success to get Amtrak — or any other passenger rail service — to come to Columbus,...

Biden calls for sweeping ‘once-in-a-generation investment’ to reshape the nation

WASHINGTON — Standing in the same House chamber where a violent mob temporarily disrupted the certification of his victory, President Joe Biden on Wednesday heralded...

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