Today’s Headlines

  • Procedural Wrestling Match Robs Sen. McConnell of His Plan to Foil Obama Jobs Bill (TPM)
  • Obama, Again, Confuses “Functionally Obsolete” and “Structurally Deficient” (The Hill)
  • LA Embraces Urban Street Design As Anti-Obesity Tactic (Atlantic Cities)
  • New Jersey Town Becomes a Transit Village, Whether It Wants To Or Not (NYT)
  • Chicago Struggles to Bring Transit to State of Good Repair (NYT)
  • Suburbanist Joel Kotkin Tells Nashville to Give Up on the Dream of Light Rail (Tennessean)
  • Five Cities Where Transit Riders Are Richer Than Drivers (Atlantic Cities)
  • Peak Oil = When the Cheap Stuff Is Gone And We End Up Drilling in the Arctic (WaPo)
  • Affordable Housing Advocates Fight to Keep Parking Minimums They Can Then Waive (CP&DR)
  • Paris Leads the Way Toward the Future of Car-Sharing: The One Way Rental (Transport Politic)
  • Texas Teens Get Drivers License Without Taking Driver Safety Class (BusinessWire)