Today’s Headlines

  • House May Force Keystone XL Pipeline Into Conference With Senate Bill (Hill)
  • Meanwhile, T4America Leads a Charge Against the Bad-For-Transit House GOP Budget
  • Part 4 of Slate‘s Series on Walking Revisits the Plight of Raquel Nelson
  • Christie Turns NJ-NY Tunnel Criticism Right Around at Attackers (Transpo Nation)
  • The Urbanophile Expects “Some Level of Suburbanization to Resume” When the Economy Picks Up
  • Recession Fears Are Extra Bad for Transportation (Trans. Issues Daily)
  • Bike Paths, Sidewalks Make Northern Virginia Healthier Than Rest of State (WaPo)
  • War on Suburbia? Don’t Buy It (Grist)

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House Transportation Bill Headed for a Cliff (Hill) New York Republicans May Defect on Transportation Bill (TransNat) Congress Considers Federal Oversight of Subways (WaPo) Some GOP Trying to Delay Mandated Rail Safety Technology (LATimes) Grist Recaps the Bad News for a Shockingly Terrible Transportation Bill How and Why to Start Your Own Hybrid Rental Car […]

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Clean Air Rules Key Sticking Point in Budget Impasse (The Hill) House Bill to Stop EPA from Regulating Greenhouse Gases Passes (WSJ) Amtrak on Pace for Record Ridership (The Hill) Capital Bikeshare Ads Could Generate $500,000 for DC (WBJ) The Good, Bad, and Ugly of London’s Boris Bikes (This Big City) Can We Combine Energy, […]