Category: Podcast

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  • Podcast: Live from a Quarry Tour!

    Luck Companies hosted the staff of members of Congress for a tour of the Bull Run Quarry in Centreville, Va. It was the first time visiting a quarry for these staff members, who work for members of Congress that serve on the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee. A short briefing showed the staff how the…

    Posted 8/14/19 at 3:08 PM

  • Podcast: A Senate Infrastructure Bill Is Coming

    On Thursday, July 25, NSSGA met with Senate Environment and Public Works Committee staff to learn about the committee’s infrastructure bill that they plan to unveil on July 29. The five-year, $287 billion bill would be a 27 percent increase over the funding included in the 2015 FAST Act. NSSGA welcomes the introduction of another…

    Posted 7/25/19 at 8:04 PM

  • Podcast: Diversifying Highway Funds

    In this episode, Rep. Rodney Davis, R-Ill., likens America’s need for diverse infrastructure funding to the need for a diverse retirement portfolio. “We, as a country, cannot continue to rely upon a very volatile source, and only one source, of revenue and that’s the gas tax. Your listeners have 401Ks. Not any of them, I…

    Posted 7/11/19 at 11:55 AM

  • NSSGA Podcast: A Proactive Approach to Infrastructure

    In this episode of NSSGA’s podcast, Rep. Garret Graves, R-La., talks about the roles Congress can play in advancing our nation’s infrastructure. “We’re now going to get to the point where the lack of investment in our infrastructure is actually going to help throttle back or govern our economy, and that’s problematic because it prevents…

    Posted 6/27/19 at 3:29 PM

  • Ranking Member Talks Infrastructure Topics

    This episode of NSSGA’s podcast features an interview with Rep. Sam Graves, R-Mo., the ranking Member of the House Transportation & Infrastructure Committee. We sat down with the top Republican on the large committee to talk about infrastructure goals of this Congress, from funding maintenance and improvements to the effects of flooding on levee systems….

    Posted 6/13/19 at 4:12 PM

  • Podcast: A Focus on Puerto Rico

    The infrastructure issues facing Puerto Rico are no different than those facing the rest of the United States, but being an island exponentially increases the difficulty of solving those issues. In this episode of NSSGA’s podcast, we talk with Congresswoman Jenniffer González Colón, Puerto Rico’s Republican delegate in Congress. She is a member of the…

    Posted 5/30/19 at 12:52 PM

  • Podcast: Infrastructure Week Hits the Capitol

    Members of Congress and the Highway Materials Group held a press conference on the grounds of the U.S. Capitol that focused on the impact of a strong federal investment in our nation’s infrastructure. In this episode of NSSGA’s podcast, listen to Reps. Earl Blumenauer, D-Ore., and Rodney Davis, R-Ill., talk about need to increase the…

    Posted 5/21/19 at 5:23 PM

  • Leadership Advice from Young Executives

    More than 300 people attended the 2019 Young Leaders Annual Meeting in Hilton Head, S.C. In this episode of NSSGA’s podcast, four Young Leaders discuss the best leadership advice they received and try to use in their careers. Listen to Aaron Ozinga, president of Ozinga Materials and Logistics; Brian Mahavier, vice president of business development…

    Posted 5/10/19 at 1:52 PM

  • Podcast: Rewriting WOTUS

    For decades, uncertainty surrounding the scope of federal authority over “waters of the U.S.” (WOTUS) has resulted in regulatory uncertainty. Litigation over the broad and overreaching 2015 WOTUS rule has added to the confusion. The EPA and Army Corps recently proposed a new clean water rule that would provide clarity over federal jurisdiction. In this…

    Posted 1/16/19 at 5:15 PM

  • NSSGA Podcast: There’s a New Congress in Town

    At the start of the 116th Congress next year, the aggregates industry has an opportunity to build strong relationships with both new and returning members of Congress. In this episode of NSSGA’s podcast, Michael W. Johnson, NSSGA president and CEO, highlights the importance of reaching out to new members as they begin their work in…

    Posted 12/13/18 at 11:46 AM

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