Today’s Headlines

  • Oberstar: Midwest is ahead of California in high-speed rail planning (MinnPost)
  • D.C. Metro chief rejects proposal to phase out rail cars that are subject to tax-shelter leases; instead, the cars will be sandwiched between newer models (WJLA)
  • Illinois PIRG: We'll wait as long as it takes for a worthy new transportation bill (Chicago Sun-Times)
  • Gov't reveals which communities are hosting high-hazard coal ash dumps (EPA)