Today’s Headlines

  • Now Is the Time to Fight, Transportation Advocates (Transport Politic)
  • Rep. De Fazio Champions Safe Routes to School Just Before Party Line Vote to Defund (Shareable)
  • GOP Transit Bill Gets Railed From All Sides (Washington Times, Hill)
  • Just How Big Are Subsidies to Fossil-Fuel Companies? (Grist)
  • Climate Change Will Make You Love Big Government (Grist)
  • How Taxis Solve the “Last Mile” Challenge of Transit (Atlantic Cities)
  • In Post-Earmark Era, Small Cities Increase Federal Lobbying Budget to Save Projects (NYTimes)
  • Law Enforcement Among Those Opposing NH Bill to Ban Sobriety Checkpoints (UnionLeader)
  • Traffic Camera Law Split Among States, Confusing Motorists and Policymakers (USAToday)
  • Unions, Students Remind CA “We Want High-Speed Rail” (OC Register)
  • Michigan’s Limited Texting Ban Not Keeping Motorists Off Social Media, Out of Crashes (MLive)
  • Piscataquis, Maine Could Be the USA’s Newest, Truest Car-Free City (PlanetSave)
  •  Thriving U.S. Rail Industry Means Jobs, Profits in Pittsburgh (Post-Gazette)

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House Transportation Bill Headed for a Cliff (Hill) New York Republicans May Defect on Transportation Bill (TransNat) Congress Considers Federal Oversight of Subways (WaPo) Some GOP Trying to Delay Mandated Rail Safety Technology (LATimes) Grist Recaps the Bad News for a Shockingly Terrible Transportation Bill How and Why to Start Your Own Hybrid Rental Car […]

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Senate Refuses to Pass Oil-Related Bills from the Dems and the GOP (MoJo, The Hill) If Six Lawmakers Can’t Agree On a Debt-Reduction Plan, How Will 535? (WaPo, WaPo) Terry Bellamy Fills Gabe Klein’s Big Shoes at DDOT (WJLA, Housing Complex) More on D.C.’s Meteoric Rise to Bike-Friendly Stardom (Smart Planet) With High Gas Prices, […]

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Blumenauer’s Two Bills for Transpo Funding: Raise Gas Tax, Let States Use VMT Fee (Politico) PBS News Hour Explores the VMT Concept Rail Industry Pushes for Automated Safety System to Prevent Crashes (Scientific American) Which Cities Are Leading the U.S. Decline in Driving? (Grist) … And How Florida Is Following The Trend (Tampa Bay Times) […]