Today’s Headlines

  • It’s Official: Northeast States Free to Compete for High-Speed Rail Funds (Transpo Nation)
  • Bipartisan Support For Infrastructure Bank Grows (NYT, Politico)
  • Sarah Palin: Obama’s Anti-Drilling Mentality the Culprit for Gas Prices (Politico, Facebook)
  • Question: What’s Better Than the Erie Canal? Answer: Trains (The Hill)
  • Transpo Sec. Ray LaHood Fields Questions via YouTube (Fastlane)
  • What’s Amtrak Up to These Days Anyway? (Transport Politic)
  • Megan McArdle: Down With Rail Demonstration Projects (Atlantic)
  • GOP Lawmakers Keep on Disputing the Existence of Climate Change (TPM)
  • Bike- and Bus-Friendly Boulder Tops List for Well-Being (Gallup)

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Roundup of All the Ways Congress’s Transpo Story Is a Disaster (WaPo) Feds Have Billions in Unspent Ports Dollars, But Not for Long (Politico) How to Pay for Next Big Transpo Bill? A Libertarian Likes VMT Fees (Nat. Journal) Like Lists? Top 5 Infrastructure Projects Underway, and the Top 5 at Risk (Governing) FTA to […]

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More About the White House Push for Rail Investment (NYT, WaPo) Round-up: First Reactions and Analysis (Time, Transpo Nation, TheTransportPolitic) What’s the Best Way to Move Forward on Transportation? (National Journal) GOP and EPA Climate Battle Set to Heat Up Today (The Hill) Head of EPA Under Bush Considered Greenhouse Gases a Threat (Politico) Cities […]

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High-Speed Rail Brawl Spills Onto House Floor (Politico); LaHood to Testify (C-SPAN) Also: LaHood Talks to Obama About Sticking Around (Politico) Senate Committee Looks at Hurricane Damage to Transpo Systems (Transpo Nation, C-SPAN) Mica Bids Goodbye to Chairmanship (The Hill) Worker Rights Issues Tie Up Vote on Detroit Transit Authority (MLive) Massachusetts Transpo “at a […]

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House Transpo Bill Seen As a Score for Paul Ryan (Politico) Rubio Would Cut Gas Tax, Devolve Transpo Policy to States (The Hill) Top Maryland Transpo Official Fills D.C. Metro’s Leadership Void (WaPo) Will California’s High-Speed Rail Be German Enough? (SF Chron) In Cincinnati, 75K Jobs Don’t Have Transit Access (Cincinnati Enquirer) Miami Eyes Transformation by Easing Up […]

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Massachusetts Governor Appoints Gas Tax Advocate as Transpo Chief (Boston Globe) John Thune Eyes Corporate Tax Overhaul to Fund Transportation (Politico, Roll Call) Leaders Named for House T&I Committee (Progressive Railroading) Milwaukee Mayor Shows Passion For Streetcar (Express Milwaukee) Our Cell Phones Can Provide a Trove of Travel Data (Roll Call) What’s the Difference Between […]