Today’s Headlines

  • Tracking House Debate Over FY11 Budget Cuts: TIGER, HSR On Chopping Block (T4America)
  • Florida Gov. Would Rather Pay for Roads Than a 90% Paid-For High-Speed Rail Line (NBC)
  • LaHood, Florida Lawmakers Look for a Way Around Scott’s Decision (CBS, Transpo Nation)
  • New York and California to Florida: You Eatin’ That? (The Hill, LAT)
  • The Administration’s Six-Year Transportation Proposal, in Detail (Transport Politic)
  • Will Obama’s Transportation Proposal Die Without a Gas Tax Increase? (The Hill)
  • House Transpo Committee Passes FAA Authorization; Next Up: Surface Transpo (T&I)
  • LaHood Lashes Out Against High-Speed Rail Detractors (FastLane)
  • More on the Bus Versus Rail Debate (Cyclelicio.us)
  • Greyhound, Amtrak Cuts Result in Declining Rural Access to Intercity Public Transportation (Reuters)
  • LA Gets a Complete-Streets Makeover (Good)

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Budget Compromise Guts Obama’s High-Speed Rail Plan (NYT, Transpo Nation) Uncertainties Loom for California Bullet Train (Mercury News, LAT) Florida Gov. Scott  Claims Credit for Cut (The Hill) In Another Blow to Transit, Cincinnati Streetcar Axed (Reuters) Debate Brews Over Earthquake-Damaged Seattle Highway (Infrastructurist) Earmark Ban Saved $10 Billion (TPM) The ABCs of Getting a Crosswalk […]