Business, labor groups urge more road, bridge spending

US Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas Donohue testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing on transportation infrastructure. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) ORG XMIT: DCSW105(Photo11: Susan Walsh AP)WASHINGTON — Business and labor groups kicked off a week of dire warnings and noisy jackhammers to promote highway and bridge construction Monday, to overcome congressional reluctance to boost funding for the projects."If we don't do anything, nothing is going to happen," Thomas Donohue, CEO of the … Read More >

Business, labor groups urge more road, bridge spending – National NewsWire

US Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Thomas Donohue testifies on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, before the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing on transportation infrastructure. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh) ORG XMIT: DCSW105(Photo11: Susan Walsh AP)WASHINGTON — Business and labor groups kicked off a week of dire warnings and noisy jackhammers to promote highway and bridge construction Monday, to overcome congressional reluctance to boost funding for the projects."If we don't do anything, nothing is going to happen," Thomas Donohue, CEO of the … Read More >