Today’s Headlines

  • DOT Will Redistribute Rejected High Speed Rail Funds (WaPo)
  • Reluctant Senate GOP Leader McConnell Agrees to Earmark Ban (The Hill)
  • Rahall Wants Top Dem Post on Transpo Committee to Help Coal Industry (WVNS)
  • Houstonians Do Their “Patriotic Duty,” Vote Down Traffic Cameras (KUHF/Transpo Nation)
  • Five Out of Six Experts Say Yes to a Gas Tax Increase (National Journal)
  • Prospects For a Transportation Bill: the View From Behind the Wheel of a Truck (Trucking Info)
  • Jim Crow Lives on in Inequitable Transit Access in Texas (Star-Telegram)
  • Energy Secretary Steven Chu Rides His Bike to Work (WaPo)
  • For Detroit to be a Great City, the New Gov Needs to Jumpstart Transit (Michigan Live)
  • In Keeping with the Delaware Tradition, New Reps Will Commute to Congress by Train (WDEL)
  • Biking to Mecca: Doing the Hajj on Two Wheels — or By Transit (Cyclelicious, AFP)