Today’s Headlines

  • 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 Season (CNN)
  • GOP Budget Leaves Transpo Gap That States Can’t — or Won’t — Fill (WaPo)
  • Grist‘s David Roberts Examines Media Coverage (and Stoking) of Gas Price Ignorance
  • Transportation Nation Discovers a Line of Green Transportation Postage Stamps

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The Week Ahead: Transpo Bill Comes to a Crunch (Hill) National Bike Summit Mobilizes Hundreds to Save Cycling (BikeLeague) Secretary LaHood, NJ Senators Push Senate Bill As-Is (HuffPo) Repubs Want the Federal Gov’t Out of the Transportation Business (Politico) Boehner Weighs Whether to Take Up Senate Transpo Bill (NOLA.com) Transpo Bill: Dedicated Funding Increase Needed […]

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House Republicans Punt 9th Transpo Extension for 2nd Time in 24 Hours (Politico) GOP Rep. Asks: If We’re Out of Money for Transpo, Why Spend $10B/Mo. in Afghanistan? (Hill) Rasmussen Report Finds 48 Percent of Americans Think Feds Should Drop Gas Tax Rep. DeFazio: House GOP “Hate America,” Hate Idea of National Transportation System (Hill) […]

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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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Extension, Not Passing a Multi-Year Bill, Is Now Focus of Congress (Trans. Issues Daily) Transportation Lobby Sees Road to Short-Term Spending Bill (Hill) As Gasoline Prices Rise, So Does Push for Bicycle Trails (USA Today) The Georgetown Climate Center Summarizes the Senate Transpo Bill [PDF] Transit Vote Could Bring New Life to Gritty Atlanta (Grist) […]

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Senate Democrats Launch Transportation Shutdown Countdown Clock Transpo Bill Gridlock Already Snarling State Construction Plans (Politico) Time Running Out, Mica Appeals to Dems on Transpo Stopgap (Hill) Why a 60-Day Extension Is Problematic (Trans. Issues Daily) LaHood: Boehner Needs to Show Some Leadership (Hill) Massachusetts Nonprofit Seeks Shortcut to Build Recreational Trails (Globe) Walkable Cities […]

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Obama Pledges Action on Climate Change in State of the Union (Grist) Shuster to Speak at “Let’s Rebuild America” Summit Today (The Hill) Outgoing LaHood Praises Obama’s Attention to Passenger Rail (Politico) Why LaHood Turned Out to Be the Right Pick After All (Reuters) Members Confirmed for Senate Transportation Subcommittee (Transpo Issues Daily) Mica Aims […]