Public and Government Affairs
For more than one hundred years, AAA has kept its members' interests at the forefront of its activities. Long a responsible and effective voice at the local, state and national levels, AAA seeks to protect and improve the rights and safety, comfort and economic resources of motorists and travelers.
America's transportation system is in a state of continuously increasing disrepair and neglect due to two decades of insufficient funding. Rebuilding our nations decaying mainstream transportation infrastructure requires substantial funding increases and a rethinking of Highway Trust Fund priorities. Americans need a safe, seamless, multi-modal transportation system. When road and bridge conditions deteriorate, all users' safety is in jeopardy. Changing the funding source for bicycle and hiking trails does not diminish their import, it simply asks for highway sourced funding to be dedicated to highway repairs.