7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Information
Secretary-Treasurer
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

Texas legislature keeps high-speed rail intact, increases transportation funding

(Source: Fort Worth Star-Telegram, June 7, 2015)

FORT WORTH, Texas — Texas’ elected leaders opted not to ban texting while driving in the recently concluded legislative session, making the Lone Star State one of the few places in the nation where it’s still legal to fiddle with an electronic device behind the wheel. Lawmakers also approved several new potential funding sources for highways and took steps to ensure no more toll roads are built, at least not anytime soon.

Full story: Fort Worth-Star Telegram

Monday, June 8, 2015

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2021 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

UP files federal suit over unions’ objections to vaccine requirement
KCS reports Q3 2021 results
KCS: “Commercial headwinds” reduce volumes in Q3 2021
Activist investor TCI unveils plan to cut costs, boost service at CN
STB sets schedule for Amtrak Gulf Coast service case
Q&A: Railroad Retirement spouse benefits
Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters

More Headlines