Obama Administration Sends Transportation Bill to Congress

President Obama sent Congress this week a proposed transportation reauthorization measure called the GROW AMERICA Act.

GROW stands for Generating Renewal, Opportunity, and Work with Accelerated Mobility, Efficiency, and Rebuilding of Infrastructure and Communities throughout America, according to Transportation Secretary Antony Foxx, who said the bill “will do exactly what its name implies.”

Check out the Department of Transportation’s website for fact sheets. text of the proposed law, a section-by- section analysis, and Secretary Foxx’s letters transmitting the bill to Congress.