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July 26, 2016
GOP Issues Blueprint for Tax Reform
House Republicans—led by Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) and Rep.
Transportation
December 3, 2017
Killeen, Texas City Council Approves Taxicab Regulation Reforms
On November 14, 2017, The Killeen, Texas City Council voted to reduce taxicab regulations in the city to match those imposed on Uber and Lyft drivers across the state.
Economy
August 30, 2017
New Ridesharing Law Rolls Into Alaska
After Alaska gov. Bill Walker signed House Bill 132 into law on June 15, standardizing the state’s transportation regulations on peer-to-peer economy transportation network companies (TNCs), a Denali man became his town’s first Uber driver.
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Transportation
July 24, 2017
Trump Sets Path for Air Traffic Control Reform
President Donald Trump announced his intention to explore separating the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) traffic control responsibilities from its role as a regulatory agency.
Taxes
June 13, 2017
California Gas-Tax-Hike Repeal Campaign Heats Up
As a ballot initiative calling for repeal of a big gas-tax hike gains momentum in California, Gov. Jerry Brown (D) criticized the campaign, calling its supporters “freeloaders.”
Transportation
June 12, 2017
Louisiana Ridesharing Bill Hits Dead End in Senate Committees
The Louisiana Senate Judiciary Committee tabled a bill that would standardize the state’s transportation regulations on peer-to-peer economy transportation network companies (TNCs), such as Lyft and Uber.

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Transportation
December 3, 2017
By Emma Restuccia
On November 14, 2017, The Killeen, Texas City Council voted to reduce taxicab regulations in the city to match those imposed on Uber and Lyft drivers across the state.
August 30, 2017
By Joshua Paladino
After Alaska gov. Bill Walker signed House Bill 132 into law on June 15, standardizing the state’s transportation regulations on peer-to-peer economy transportation network companies (TNCs), a Denali man became his town’s first Uber driver.
July 24, 2017
By Michael McGrady
President Donald Trump announced his intention to explore separating the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) traffic control responsibilities from its role as a regulatory agency.
June 13, 2017
By Joshua Paladino
As a ballot initiative calling for repeal of a big gas-tax hike gains momentum in California, Gov. Jerry Brown (D) criticized the campaign, calling its supporters “freeloaders.”
June 12, 2017
By Hayley Sledge
The Louisiana Senate Judiciary Committee tabled a bill that would standardize the state’s transportation regulations on peer-to-peer economy transportation network companies (TNCs), such as Lyft and Uber.
June 12, 2017
By Hayley Sledge
President Donald Trump’s proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2018, which begins on October 1, would eliminate funding for 66 federal agencies or programs, including the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and the National Endowment for the Arts.
May 22, 2017
Californians will pay more at the fuel pump this fall, after Gov. Jerry Brown (D) signed a gasoline tax hike into law in late April to fund new road construction.
May 17, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
Shortly after Alabama state Rep. Bill Poole (R-Tuscaloosa) pulled his bill to increase the state’s gas tax by 6 cents over the next five years, state Sen. Arthur Orr (R-Decatur) proposed another bill that would raise the state’s motor-fuel tax.
April 21, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
The Mobile, Alabama City Council passed a resolution opposing a state lawmaker’s proposal to standardize government licensing regulations on peer-to-peer transportation network companies (TNC) such as Uber and Lyft.
February 23, 2017
By Elizabeth BeShears
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam (R) met with a business lobbying group in Nashville as part of an ongoing campaign to garner support for a proposed increase to the state’s gasoline tax.