Today’s Headlines

  • LaHood Hasn’t Yet Told Obama of Plans to Leave After First Term (WSJWaPo)
  • Dems Say Record Ridership Shows Folly of Amtrak Privatization Plan (The Hill)
  • Senate Republicans Offer Jobs Plan: Lower Taxes, Less Regulation, Deficit Neutral (WaPoWaPo)
  • LaHood Expects Congressional Action on Infrastructure Spending By Year End (JOCThe Hill)
  • Ohio Republicans Slam USDOT For Withdrawing Funds for Road Privatization Study (AP)
  • Bikes Bite Back Against GM Ad (Cyclelicious)
  • If Driving Is Unhealthy, Why Is Life Expectancy So High? (Planetizen)
  • How Hurricane Katrina Made NOLA a Bike-Friendly City (BusinessWeek)
  • Estimated Cost of California High-Speed Rail Keeps Rising (Railroad Network)
  • Is Urbanism Depressive? (Atlantic Cities)