Today’s Headlines

  • Rep. LaTourette, Boehner’s Centrist Friend, Holds Key to Transportation Bill (Hill)
  • Santorum Blames High Gas Prices for the Recession. Is He Right? (WaPo)
  • Whoever ‘Shafted Mass Transit,’ Can You Help Revive a Transpo Bill? (WaPo)
  • Out of Reach: How Sprawl Jacks Up the Price of ‘Affordable’ Housing (Grist)
  • …And Causes Increased Pollution (CityPaper)
  • MD Governor Needs to Make His Case for Higher Gas Tax to Fund Roads (WaPo)
  • LaHood Again Delays Rule Requiring New Cars to Have Dashboard Reverse Cameras (USAToday)
  • Utah Eliminating Driver’s Ed for Anyone Over 19 (Salt Lake Tribune)
  • 1940s Bike Safety Education Pamphlet Is Shocking Today for the Wrong Reasons (Treehugger)

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Alan Ehrenhalt’s New Book Paints Cities as the New Suburbs, and Vice Versa (Grist) Green Bike Lanes Linked to More Women Riding Bikes in LA (LAB) Gas Prices Expected to Fall Through the Summer (WaPo) New Study: Scientific Literacy Only Increases Polarization Over Climate Change (Grist) Congressman and Environmentalist Oppose Coal Ash Amendment to Transpo […]

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Obama Signs Trust Fund Patch Into Law (Transport Topics) Will a Republican Senate Get to Write Transportation Bill in May? Looks Like It (WaPo) Transportation Reform Champion Sen. Brian Schatz Likely to Eke Out Nomination (WaPo) Road Lobby’s Warning Against Fuel Economy Standards: It Will Lower Gas Tax Receipts (The Hill) WaPo‘s Courtland Milloy Goes […]

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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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Long-term Transportation Bill Facing Detour After Detour (Politico) Santorum: High Gas Prices to Blame for ’08 Mortgage Crisis (Hill) Senate Transportation Bill LaHood’s Clear Favorite: “Take Politics Out of Transportation” (WaPo) LaHood Honks at Motorists on the Phone (WTOP) US Mayors Throw Their Weight Behind Transportation Infrastructure Yet Again (JAXDaily) CNN: More People Going By […]

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Rep. Blumenauer: A Sane Transit Bill Would Plan for Future Revenue (OregonLive) Industry, EPA Square Off Over Ozone Standards (Politico) Google Nixes Traffic Feature on Google Maps (The Atlantic) Where Does John Huntsman Stand on the Environment?  (Politco) Breakdowns Plague Newly Opened High-Speed Rail Line in China (Forbes) Metro to Ramp Up Social Media Outreach […]

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As House Punts on Transpo Bill, Senate Stops Short of Opposing Extension (Hill) The Four Unsung Heroes who Got the Senate Bill Passed (Trans. Issues Daily) Bicycle Advocates Hone Their Message for Today’s Hill Visits (BikeLeague) At National Bike Summit, Growing Cycling Beyond Usual Suspects (BikePortland) Standoff Over Transpo Bill Could Eat Into Spring Construction […]