Articles tagged “anthony foxx”

U.S. Transport Secretary Is Building America’s Infrastructure Roadmap

U.S. Transport Secretary Is Building America’s Infrastructure Roadmap

Joan Lowy, Associated Press

The biggest hurdle to improving America's outdated transportation infrastructure is funding, which means Foxx's proposal for short and long-term solutions will upset several parties in and out of DC.

6 years ago

With few funds, Transportation Secretary Foxx first focuses on safety

With few funds, Transportation Secretary Foxx first focuses on safety

Outgoing secretary LaHood had significant impact amidst political storms and economic turmoil making his tenure all the more impressive; Foxx may face an even tougher time finding funds to back his transportation projects.

6 years ago

The new U.S. transportation secretary has giant shoes to fill

Associated Press

Outgoing secretary Ray LaHood weathered 4+ years of political storms and came out appreciated more than would seem possible. Hope that Foxx was taking notes.

6 years ago

Obama nominates Anthony Foxx for new transportation secretary

Obama nominates Anthony Foxx for new transportation secretary

Mark Felsenthal, Reuters

A very key position as the country's looking to upgrade its aging transport infrastructure and policies that support it.

6 years ago