Tag: lawmakers

Construction Processes, Financial, News

5 of the highest-priced infrastructure earmarks requested by lawmakers

May 12, 2021

Via: Construction Dive

Earmarks are back. After a decade-long absence, bill provisions that direct funds to specific recipients have returned to Washington, D.C., politics. Congressional leaders from both parties took steps in March to permit limited earmarks, which will allow some spending projects […]

Construction Processes, Legal

California lawmakers have had little success in attracting sports stadiums

April 21, 2017

Via: BDCNetwork

Since 2009, California legislators have passed laws to make it easier to build new football stadiums in the San Gabriel Valley, San Diego, and downtown Los Angeles, and basketball arenas in Sacramento and San Francisco. Only one, a basketball arena […]