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Foxx’s 30-Year Transportation Plan Emphasizes Choices Beyond Highways (CityLab) Purple Line Gets $100M in Federal Budget, Even if Maryland’s Support is Uncertain (WaPo) … And Minneapolis Light Rail Gets $150M, If Everything Goes Right (Minn Post) Is Florida’s SunRail in Jeopardy? (Orlando Biz Journal) With Budget, Obama Faces Clash With GOP Over Climate Actions (EE News) […]

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Obama on Sandy’s Aftermath: “Transportation Is Going to Be Tied Up For a Long Time” (The Hill) One-Third of Fed Employees Telework During Sandy — Why Not More Often? (WaPo) Go Ahead And Blame Hurricane Sandy on Climate Change (WaPo) How Sandy Could Impact Freight’s Bottom Line (Fox Business) In a Storm So Powerful the […]

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More Speculation on “Mr. Villaraigosa Goes to Washington” (CityWatchLA, KPCC) Boxer Is Lobbying for Antonio (Politico) Grappling with the Gas Tax: The Theme of 2013 (T4America, Stateline) Is Our Transportation System Prepared for Climate Change? (The Energy Collective) NRDC: LaHood Was “Unexpected Champion of Green Policies” (The Hill) Fox News in California: “We Don’t Want a […]

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What’s the Most Bike-Friendly City in the World? (The Guardian) Phoenix Faces Potential Bus Drivers Strike (AZCentral) Next City Explains How Rail Transit Can Help Heal Urban Divides Connecticut Gov Hopes Public Backs $100 Billion, 30-year Transportation Plan (WTNH) 120 Pedestrians and Bicyclists Killed on Tennessee Roads in 2015 (WKRN) Another Big TOD Proposal for […]

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Obama to Call for Shifting Transportation Away from Oil (WaPo) Why are Gas Taxes “Back in Fashion”? (Reuters) London’s New Bike Plan Takes Some Cues from Portland (Bike Portland) Shuster Sums Up Yesterday’s MAP-21 Hearing Rail Traffic = Humming Economy (Business Insider) Missouri Senate Passes 1-Cent Sales Tax for Transpo (AP) California Assembly Member Targets High-Speed […]

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How Bill Shuster’s Car Sales Background Could Help With Transpo Funding (Philly.com) Meanwhile, Shuster’s Considered “Most Vulnerable” to Primary Challenge (Politics PA)  Heat Wave! Transit Systems Take Caution in NJ, DC  Bike-Friendly Businesses See Rewards as Cycling Culture Grows (HuffPo) Vegas-California Rail Plan Failed to Meet “Buy America” Standards (Las Vegas Review-Journal) Mexico’s $100B in Transpo Investments […]