Today’s Headlines

  • House Opts to Throw Tantrum Instead of Pass Senate Bill (NRDC)
  • An Extension Would Have the Support of Senate GOP (Hill)
  • Get Serious on Transpo Funding, Ditch Gas Tax for Upstream Fee (Carnegie Endowment)
  • Talking About Cities to Outsiders: “Urban” Means “Anti-Rural” and Other Tips (Atlantic Cities)
  • Private Company Will Try For Orlando-Miami Passenger Rail (WTEV)
  • Obama Likes (Southern Half of) Keystone XL Pipeline (Grist)
  • Daily “Duh”: Parking Minimums Create Too Many Spaces (Atlantic Cities)
  • New Railroad Rules Could Allow Smarter Train Car Designs (Pedestrian Observations)

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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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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 […]

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House GOP Didn’t Have Votes for 90-Day Extension, Delays Vote (Politico) They’ll Try Again Today, but Possibly With Something Different (Hill) Three House Repubs. Sign on to Letter Supporting Senate Bill (Hill) Instead of Congestion Charges, How About a Bribe? (Atlantic Cities) Bicycle Advocates Inspire, Inspired by Senators, Congressmen (LAB) GOOD Issues a Challenge: Design […]

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Senate Passes Transportation Bill: How They Voted (NYT) More Praise for Senate Bill: NRDC, APTA; No Love From CEI A Look at John Boehner’s Options Now That the Bill’s in His Hands (Politico) Bipartisan? Comparing the 2012 Bills to Past Transpo Votes (T4America) Guide to Senate’s Changes to Sidepath Rule and Rec. Trails (BikeLeague) Gas Prices Force More […]

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Inhofe Just Couldn’t Out-Arm-Wrestle Boxer on TE; Reactions Are Mixed (Transpo Nation) More on the “We Provided This Path, You’d Darned Well Better Use It” Senate Provision (Bike League) Why Is Congress Letting Unemployment Stay High And Bridges Keep Deteriorating? (CAP) Does the Senate Vote Foretell Greater Cooperation Across Party Lines on Infrastructure? (WaPo) If They’d […]

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Funeral for Frank Lautenberg Honors Amtrak’s “Best Friend” (AP) Lautenberg Remembered with “Upbeat Eulogies” (The Hill), Including One from Biden (WaPo) Carbon Pricing Catches on Worldwide … Except for U.S. (Grist) Biggest Barrier to Cycling’s Popularity? Distance (Atlantic Cities) Should the Choice Be Price or Quality for California High-Speed Rail? (Mercury News) Milwaukee Court Ruling Could […]