Today’s Headlines

  • Senate Bill Surges Forward; House Bogs Down (Next American City)
  • Conclusion of Work on Senate Bill Will Come Today (Hill)
  • Fixing the House Bill: Reducing Air Pollution With More Travel Options (T4America)
  • Reversing a Radical Rewrite: Can John Boehner Go Bipartisan? (Transpo Nation)
  • New Report on Statewide Bike Orgs and Federal Funding (Bike League)
  • Bitter Spill: Keystone Pipeline’s Economics Risks Would Dwarf Benefits (Grist)
  • Is There a Smart Way for Cities to Privatize Parking? (Atlantic Cities)
  • Gas Prices Trigger Obama Scramble (Hill)

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House, Senate Leaders Make Last Attempt to Save Transpo Bill by Deadline (AP, Hill) As Transpo Bill Debate Drags On, Cities Are Losing Out (Next American City) U.S. Conference of Mayors Issues Support for Bike-Ped Funding at Annual Meeting (LAB) Salt Lake City Mayor Announces Spring Arrival of Bike Sharing Program (Fox13) Mass. Bay Transit […]

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Obama Would Veto House Transportation Budget (The Hill) No Worries, The Senate Won’t Pass the House Bill. This Is What They’ll Be Doing Instead (WaPo) Anthony Foxx’s First Trip as Secretary Focuses on Rail Safety (Fast Lane) Chuck Schumer Wants Climate Adaptation Measures for Rail in Next Transpo Bill (The Hill) Sen. Wicker Pleads for […]

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Transpo Bill Includes Federal Oversight For Transit Safety (Examiner) Most Dem Conferees Wouldn’t Sign Off on Final Transportation Report (Politico) Heritage and Club for Growth Are Scoring Vote on Transportation Bill (The Hill) The Horrors of the Transportation Bill: Bike/Ped Edition (Bike Portland) You’d Think he Subway Underneath the Capitol Would Warm Pols to Transit […]

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Obama Summons Congressional Leaders to Avert Government Shutdown (WSJ) Boehner Rejects White House Offer of $33 Billion in Spending Cuts (The Hill) What to Look for in Paul Ryan’s Budget (CAP) Minnesota Senate Passes Bill to Slash Twin Cities Transit Budget (Star-Trib) CT Gov Malloy Will “Aggressively Pursue” Hartford-New Britain Busway (MTR, W. Hartford News) […]

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The White House Has Issues With the House Transpo Funding Bill (Transpo Issues Daily) Senate Version Spends $10B More (AP) … and Splits GOP (The Hill) With Dire Funding Forecast, Lawmakers Debate Gas Tax Hike (The Hill) Anthony Foxx Attends to Transpo Needs in Connecticut, Minnesota (Better Roads) And Tomorrow, Foxx Will Make His First […]

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First House, Now Senate: Another Transpo Spending Bill Sinks (Politico, Transpo Issues Daily) How McConnell Went Up Against Collins to Block the Bill (Politico, The Hill) NRDC‘s Deron Lovaas’ Seussian Take on the Failed House Bill: “Oh, the Places You Won’t Go” … But Boehner Thinks Votes Are There for September (The Hill) Foxx Talks About […]