Today’s Headlines

  • 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 a Public Space That Promote Activity
  • Transpo Could Be an Afterthought at Upcoming U.N. Conference (Next American City)

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Obama Says He Will Sign Transportation Bill (The Hill) House to Vote Thursday on $305 Billion Transportation Bill (The Hill) Mayors Making Commitments to “Resilience” for COP21 (Next City) DC Ranked Fourth Best City for Transit (WUSA 9) Is Georgia Ready to Leave Behind Its Historic Anti-Transit Position? (AJC) The Stranger Outlines Seattle’s “Big” Plans […]

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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 […]

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House Votes For Formulas, Against Strategic Spending (Hill) Senate Conference Proposal Includes Aid For Gulf States (The Advocate) Uncertainty Lingers Around Detroit Light Rail (Detroit News) Three Tax Reforms For Better Cities (Strong Towns) Arts, Affordable Housing, and Unaffordable Parking: Three Swords Against Sprawl (The Spec) Wendell Cox Is Wrong That Sprawl Can Make For […]

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White House Renews Veto Threat on House Transpo-Pipeline Combo (Transpo Nation) House Ignores Threats, Vote Could Come as Early as Today (Hill) Transit Will Remain in Highway Trust Fund. Probably. (Politico) The Inequalities of Abandoning Transportation Infrastructure (Holland Sentinel) Ezra Klein Found a Rich Guy Not Named Warren Buffett Who Wants to Be Taxed (WaPo) […]

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Occupy Wall Street Earns Support of the Amalgamated Transit Union (WaPo) Key Dem on the House Transpo Committee Ops Out of Reelection Bid (The Hill) Why Tensions Between Gov. Christie and Sec. LaHood Run High  (Transpo Nation) New Film: “Urbanized” Offers Sensuous Tour of Cities (Grist) Release of California’s Much Anticipated High-Speed Rail Budget Delayed […]

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First $390M Released in Sandy Aid for Transpo Systems (WSJ) …But Sequester Means Less Money for Transit Recovery (Transpo Nation) NH House Votes for Gas Tax Increase (AP, Patch), as Texas Weighs Sales Tax for Transpo (Tribune) From the Bike Summit: “Bikes Mean Business” (Bike Portland) Berkeley Study: Why People Give Up on Public Transit (Forbes) Streetcar […]