Today’s Headlines

  • President Obama Signs Two-Week Budget Extension to Avert Government Shutdown (The Hill)
  • L.A. to Get 1,680 Miles of Bike Lanes, Anti-Harassment Law (Contra Costa Times)
  • Florida Gov. Scott Fights Back Against HSR Lawsuit (Orlando Sentinel)
  • Local Milwaukee Officials Oppose Gov. Walker’s Transit Cuts (Business Journal)
  • Thanks to the World’s Oil Addiction, Gaddafi Doesn’t Have to Negotiate With Anyone (Treehugger)
  • Americans Drove 3 Trillion Miles Last Year, Economists Say That’s Great News (WSJ)
  • Freight Transportation Also Increasing (Transport Topics)
  • First-Ever Bicycle Count in Chicago Shows Mode Share As High As 22% in Places (City of Chicago)
  • Not All Bus Riders Are Minorities, So Bay Area Court Rejects Transpo Equity Lawsuit (SF Chronicle)
  • LaHood Affirms Support for Tolling in Remarks to AASHTO (Dallas Morning News)
  • Got a Question for LaHood? “Let It Fly” (Fast Lane)