Today’s Headlines

  • LaHood Clashes with GOP Over HSR Criticism (Hill)
  • Are America’s Subways and Roadways Overpriced? (WaPo)
  • No Good, Very Bad Day for HSR (Politico)
  • Walkable Neighborhoods Gaining Popularity in the Suburbs (HuffPo)
  • Federal Aviation Administration Head Resigns After DUI Arrest (WaPo)
  • Study: Phased-in Teen Driving Privilege Could Save 2,000 Lives (USAToday)
  • CA Takes Big Step Toward Greenhouse Gas Limits (NPR)
  • Our Capital’s History of Car, Bike, Pedestrian Violence, Mapped (TBD)
  • Our Road Rage, Ourselves: Perspective From Two Wheels (Grist)
  • The Next Black Swan for Transportation: Self-Driving Cars (GGW)
  • Bike Garages Hit Greater Los Angeles (BikeRadar)

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Move Over, White Men: Share the Bike Lane With Black Women (Yes, They Bike) (WaPo) House and Senate to Begin Duking Out the Differences in Their Transpo Bills (The Hill) Twenty Senators Push For Full Funding of Amtrak (Progressive Railroading) Even Amid Debt Talks, Obama Doesn’t Relent on Infrastructure Bank Push (The Hill) LaHood Encourages […]

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USDOT to Congress: We Need a ‘Gargantuan Large’ Investment in Transportation (WaPo) More States Crack Down on Driving While Texting (USAToday) Critics of Seattle’s Car Tab Fee Want to Use Funds for Bridge Repairs, New Bus Lines (Seattle Times) Chicago Set to Speed Up Transit and Freight Trains With New Track (Transport Politic) Michigan Amtrak […]

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Video: LaHood Talks HSR, Bike Funding, Sidewalks, and a “Five-Year” Bill (FastLane) Shift Defense Spending Over to Infrastructure, Solve the Funding Crisis (Infrastructurist) Transit Benefit Expires At the End of the Year — Time to Restructure It (WaPo) Another Voice Saying Only Congestion Pricing — Not Transit — Can Ease Congestion (WaPo) WSJ: There’s More to Amtrak’s […]

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Will Florida End Up Having to Pay the Feds For Killing HSR? (Florida Times-Union) LaHood Lays Off Restrictions On Hands-Free Car Distractions, Targets Teens (Detroit News, WaPo) Bike Advocates Converge On Washington Amid Concern of Spending Cuts (WaPo) White House Eyes Oil Reserves As Prices Rise (JOC) Janette Sadik-Khan, Under Attack For Re-Distributing Valuable Rights-of-Way […]

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Defunct Senate Energy Bill Gang Considers Return (The Hill) Rep. McCarthy Denounces California’s HSR Plan (McClatchy) 11th Annual Bike Summit Kicks Off in Washington (BikePortland) Poll: 63 Percent of Young People Admit to Distracted Driving (WaPo) Get Ready: $4/Gal. Gas on the Way for California (SFGate) Bike Lane Battles Continue in New York City (Transpo Nation) […]

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President Obama’s Budget Proposal is a Lovely Fantasy (Transpo Issues Daily) Toronto Wrestles With E-Bikes in Bike Lanes (Star) California HSR Infrastructure Will Be Made in the USA (World News) Massachusetts Senate Passes Transit Funding Bill (Globe) Are San Francisco’s Iconic Cable Cars Worth All These Expensive Injuries? (AP) 11,368 Capital Bikeshare Trips: All in […]