Our review of state legislatures shows that as of April 1, 2014, fourteen states legislatures are currently considering bills to increase funding for state transportation programs. Several states this month passed successful transportation funding bills, including Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, and Utah. Additionally, in March, the New Hampshire Senate passed a bill to raise the gas tax by roughly 4-cents-per-gallon.
To read the full report of currently proposed transportation funding initiatives, click State Funding Initiatives 4_1_14.
For a national map illustrating the status of these developments, click April 2014 Map State Funding Legislation.