Construction Industry News

Freight Rail Transportation: Enhancing Safety, Efficiency, and Commerce

The hearing will focus on challenges facing our nation’s freight rail network created by higher demand, rules and regulations, and infrastructure needs.

Subcommittee to Convene Hearing on Surface Transportation Network

U.S. Sen. Deb Fischer (R-Neb.) will convene the Subcommittee on Surface Transportation and Merchant Marine Infrastructure, Safety, and Security on Thursday, January 29, 2015, at 10:00 a.m.

Thune Announces Committee Hearing on ‘Internet of Things’

“By engaging early in this debate, Congress can ensure that any government efforts to protect consumers are tailored for actual problems and avoid regulatory overreach.”

Upton, Thune, and Walden Call for Transparency at FCC – Urge Public Release of Open Internet Order

House and Senate leaders urged Federal Communications Commission Chairman Tom Wheeler to release the text of the commission’s draft Open Internet Order.

House and Senate Begin Review of Draft Legislation to Protect Consumers and the Internet

"Yesterday’s proceedings yielded optimism that there are members on both sides of the aisle who see and support a role for Congress to set a workable long term policy to protect an open Internet."


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