Today’s Headlines

  • Another Extension Is in the Works for Transpo Bill — But How Long Will It Last? (School Transpo)
  • Republican Victories Imperil Rail Plans (NYT)
  • LaHood Dangling Rejected Rail Funds in Front of Other Potential Recipients (WSOC TV)
  • NY Lt. Gov: Transpo Infrastructure is Key to a “Prosperous Future for New York” (WSJ)
  • High Speed Rail Association Unveils Vision of a Rail System Akin to Interstates (Reuters)
  • Seattle Looks to SF for a Model on Congestion Pricing (KIRO)
  • Illinois State Govt Could Take Over Control of Chicago’s Metra (Chicago Tribune)
  • Could Unpopular Airport Pat-Downs Encourage Train Travel Instead of Air? (WaPo)
  • Obesity Epidemic Is a Result of Design Malpractice (Placeshakers)
  • Yglesias Makes the Case for a Carbon Tax, Now