Evaluating Potential Performance Measures for Congestion and System Performance

Archived / Research October 10, 2013

In a joint effort with the Bipartisan Policy Center and the State Smart Transportation Initiative, the Eno Center for Transportation held a daylong meeting on June 20 in Washington, DC, to discuss federal performance measures for highways. Under the recently…

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Strategies for Defining the Core Federal Role in Surface Transportation

Archived / Research November 30, 2012

The National Transportation Policy Project of the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) has consistently advocated for a consolidated, accountable, and performance-based federal surface transportation program. BPC has proposed specific program consolidations, ideas for improving accountability, and various performance measures. Defining areas…

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The Consequences of Reduced Federal Transportation Investment

Archived / Research September 13, 2012

Reduced funding for transit nationally has substantial consequences in terms of achieving our national transportation goals. It also has serious consequences for the places where the vast majority of Americans live (over 80 percent live in metropolitan regions), and for…

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Bipartisan Policy Center and Eno Address the Reductions Federal Investment in Transportation In New Report

Archived / Press Release September 13, 2012

Washington, D.C. – A report released today by the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) and the Eno Center for Transportation, entitled, The Consequences of Reduced Federal Transportation Investment, outlines the foreseeable consequences of reductions in federal surface transportation funding. The report…

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Letter to Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell on MAP-21, the Surface Transportation Authorization Bill

Archived / Research February 8, 2012

“The Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) believes that the passage of the surface transportation authorization bill, Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century (MAP-21), by the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works (EPW) represents an essential first step toward…

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Letter to Senators Barbara Boxer and James Inhofe, Chair and Ranking Member of the Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works

Emil H. Frankel / Research November 8, 2011

“Over the last three years, the National Transportation Policy Project (NTPP) of the Bipartisan Policy Center (BPC) has urged that Congress, in developing legislation to authorize the nation’s surface transportation programs, establish the basis for a true performance-based program, implementing…

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Performance Driven: Achieving Wiser Investment in Transportation

Archived / Research June 16, 2011

For years there has been overwhelming evidence that the U.S. is failing to maintain its highways, bridges, and transit systems, and consistently falling short in making the infrastructure investments needed to provide for the long-term needs of our growing population…

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Event Slides: Performance Driven: Achieving Wiser Investment in Transportation

Archived / Research June 16, 2011

Please see the attached slides for information related to the National Transportation Policy Project‘s release of their latest report, Performance Driven: Achieving Wiser Investment in Transportation.​ Attachments: 3552 Library Type: research Publish Date: 2011-06-16 00:00:00 Source Link: 3551

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Testimony of JayEtta Hecker to the Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee

Archived / Research May 19, 2011

NTTP’s Director of Transportation Advocacy JayEtta Hecker testified at the U.S. Senate Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs Committee’s hearing on “Public Transportation: Priorities and Challenges for Reauthorization.” Watch the video here. See the attached file to read the testimony. Attachments:…

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Testimony of Rep. Sherwood Boehlert to the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee

/ Research March 30, 2011

National Transportation Policy Project Co-Chair Sherwood Boehlert testified before the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee on national surface transportation programs.

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