Today’s Headlines

  • Threat of Rail Strike Still Alive As Talks Falter, House GOP Wants to Intervene (WSJJournal Star)
  • We Haven’t Seen the Death of the Congressional Earmark Just Yet (WaPo)
  • Private Investors’ Demand For Profit Pushed Transit Off the Tappan Zee Bridge (Nyack News & Views)
  • World Bank Leader Explains How He Learned to Stop Worrying and Love PPPs (HuffPo)
  • Raquel Nelson‘s Re-Trial Postponed As Judge Refuses to Drop Remaining Charges (Ledger-Enquirer)
  • Urban Freeways “Don’t Work Like They’re Supposed To” — So Tear Them Down (Salon)
  • How the Crackdown on Occupy LA Affected Transportation (LA Streetsblog)
  • Amtrak Had a Holiday Weekend to Be Thankful For (Railroad.Net)
  • Why Are There Fewer Pedestrian Malls Than There Used to Be? (Governing)
  • Michigan Considers Letting Everyone Pay For Transportation Infrastructure, Not Just Users (MLive)