Today’s Headlines

  • Reid Says Senate Has Agreed to Amendments, Will Vote on Them Today (Hill)
  • Boehner Rebuffs Report He’s Lost Confidence in Mica’s Five-Year Bill (Hill)
  • House Bill Will Drop Controversial Change to Transit Funding (Governing)
  • Republican Senator Mike Enzi Warns Gas Tax Must Be Raised (HuffPo)
  • House Dem Dennis Kucinich Loses Primary After Redistricting (Grist)
  • The Bicycle as Symbol of Progress (Copenhagenize)
  • Rural Communities Lead the Way in Walking and Cycling (Winkler Times)
  • Keystone XL vs. High-Speed Rail: A Tale of Two Job-Creators (HuffPo)

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Mass Transit Use Rises as Gas Prices Soar (CNN) LaHood: House in “Disarray” on Transportation Bill (Hill) Senate Ready to Overhaul Highway, Transit Programs (WaP0) …But the Senate’s Transpo Bill Is Far From Transformative (HuffPo) Mass Transit Tax Break Considered By Sen. Schumer and Others (HuffPo) Washington Spin on Transpo Bill Makes Good Look Even […]

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Check Out Transportation For America‘s Senate Bill Amendment Tracker Harry Reid Proposes Amendments to Senate Bill, Sets Up Next Cloture Vote (Politico) With Gas Tax Money Vanishing, Bills Mum on What Comes Next (HuffPo) Nat’l Employment Law Project’s Anastasia Christman: House Bill Bad for Jobs (Hill) Member of Commission to Replace SAFETEA-LU Weighs in on […]

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A Divided House Passes $8B Amtrak Funding Bill (The Hill) Bill Could Boost the Northeast and Allow for High-Speed NYC-Boston Train (CBS, Mirror) Ferguson Police Routinely Stopped Black Residents for the Crime of Walking (Grist) Rift in DC Metro Board Delays Search for New Chief (WaPo) What Data Can Reveal About Detroit’s Transit System (Detroit News) Is America’s Urban Comeback […]

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House Transportation Bill Clears Committee, 29-24, in Marathon 18-Hour Markup (Politico) Early Morning Amendment Bars CA HSR From Bill’s Federal Funds (Hill) Another Amendment Postpones Decision on Lifting Limits on Trucks (Bloomberg) Congress Struggles for Solution to Fix Crumbling Infrastructure (WaPo) Infrastructure Problems Go Beyond the Dollars (HuffPo) State DOT Association Chief: Feds’ Wrangling Is […]

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Highway Trust Fund in Hands of New House GOP Leader McCarthy (National Journal) WaPo’s Wonkbook Breaks Down Key Issues in Transpo Funding Debate Senate Hybrid Bill With Transpo Funding Yanked From Floor (The Trucker) Will Houston See More Density or More Sprawl in the Future? (Houston Chron) Gas Tax an Election Issue in Tennessee (Times Free-Press) Business Lobby […]

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As House Preps for Transpo Bill Markup, Dems Object to Use of Customs Fees (The Hill) Texas High-Speed Rail Firm Predicts $36B Economic Impact (Houston Chron) Congress Seems Likely to Extend Deadline on Rail Safety Tech (CT Post) As Prez, Kasich Would Gut U.S. DOT, Give States Even More Leeway (ABC News) Three Cities Shifting to Put People Before Cars […]