Today’s Headlines

  • Obama Shows Congress How to Reduce the Deficit in 4 Easy Steps (AP)
  • After 40 Years and With Record Ridership, Amtrak Struggles to Stay Alive (McClatchy, Star-Telegram)
  • MSNBC: It’s Not Just Politics, Our Bridges Really Are Crumbling
  • Once Again, Barbara Boxer Earns Her Last Name With Fighting Words (Press-Enterprise)
  • Twin Cities Transit Projects Face Hurdles (Strib)
  • If Only All Cities Had Such Well-Organized Lists of Needs and Triumphs (SJ Mercury)
  • Indianapolis Looks For Ways to Finance Transit Upgrades, Avoid Service Cuts (IndyStar)
  • Car Crashes Into Bike Shop: “Is Nowhere Safe From Cars?” (Grist)
  • Happy National “Try Transit” Week! Abandon Your Car, Breathe Easier! (Daily Courier)
  • Shifting Blame For Pedestrian Fatalities Onto Distracted Walkers (Star News)