06
Jul

Advert marketing campaign goals to maintain stress on Congress, Trump administration to behave on HTF, transportation infrastructure package deal

The Transportation Building Coalition (TCC) and U.S. Chamber of Commerce-led People for Transportation Mobility (ATM) coalition transportation building trade and enterprise group have joined collectively to launch an advert marketing campaign to maintain stress on Congress and the Trump administration for motion on a everlasting Freeway Belief Fund (HTF) repair and a brand new transportation infrastructure package deal this 12 months.

A social media targeted effort geared toward producing grassroots assist will use “Dialog Playing cards” focused on the Twitter followers of key members of the Home Methods & Means and Senate Finance Committees, who’ve the accountability for growing the funding mechanisms for floor transportation laws or an infrastructure package deal.

Twitter followers will have the ability to ship ship this message: “Our nationwide transportation infrastructure is severely underfunded, which is crippling our economic system and endangering lives. The time for Congress to repair that is now—ask @

to start out work right now to get our nation transferring in the proper course once more.”

Digital and Twitter advertisements geared toward members of Congress, their staffs, and different D.C. policymakers will highlight the impacts of site visitors congestion on the U.S. economic system and spotlight how the nation is investing in infrastructure at half the speed of the House Age practically 50 years in the past.

The advertisements drive the goal audiences to an opinion editorial in Politico that notes two key priorities: “Job #1 is offering a everlasting, devoted, rising, user-fee based mostly HTF [Highway Trust Fund] income stream to assist the elevated transportation investments advocated by President Trump and members of Congress from each events. Job #2 is making certain expanded HTF [Highway Trust Fund] assets in a transportation infrastructure package deal are devoted to tasks that can facilitate long-term regional and nationwide financial progress whereas creating new jobs.”

The advertisements will run all through the rest of June and through July.