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Statement of Jackie Gillan on Release of FAST Act Conference Report

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For Immediate Release: December 1, 2015 Contact: Bill Bronrott, 202-270-4415, bronrott@gmail.com STATEMENT OF JACKIE GILLAN, PRESIDENT OF ADVOCATES FOR HIGHWAY AND AUTO SAFETY ON RELEASE OF FAST ACT CONFERENCE REPORT “FAST Act Slow Walks Safety” Today, Congress made a significant…

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Statement of Jackie Gillan, President Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety on Release of New Study, “Unclogging America’s Arteries 2015”

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Today, the American Highway Users Alliance released a new study, “Unclogging America’s Arteries 2015, Prescriptions for Healthier Highways.”  Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety (Advocates) supports efforts to promote healthier highways and reduce congestion.  Solving roadway bottlenecks involves adequate funding…

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Statement of Jackie Gillan, President, Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety – Senate Votes for Public Safety for Second Time in Two Weeks – Rejects FedEx Proposal to Bulldoze Over Current Truck Size Limits

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Today, the Senate voted twice in the last two weeks to oppose a federal mandate to force states to allow longer, heavier trucks, on their roads. Right now there are two major transportation bills racing through Congress, the Transportation, Housing…

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Statement of Jackie Gillan, President, Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety Senate Votes for Public Safety and Rejects FedEx Proposal for Oversized Trucks

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Today, the Senate voted 56-31 in support of a motion opposing a federal mandate to force states to allow longer, heavier trucks, on their roads. In a nearly 2 to 1 vote, the Senate sent a clear message to the…

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