Today’s Headlines

  • Obama: Transportation Used to Be the “Easiest Bill to Pass in Washington” (Hill, Hill)
  • Obama Gets Reagan Wrong on Infrastructure (Examiner)
  • Loving Your Cell Phone Could Be Fatal (Atlantic)
  • Young People Tell Transportation Nation Why They’re Driving Less
  • CA Utilities That Caused 2001 Brownout Crisis Could Buy the State EV Stations (LAT)
  • Good News For Rail? 2011 Was the Most Expensive Year to Fly Ever (Transportation Nation)
  • Too Many Constituencies Make Metropolitan Planning Orgs Ineffective (Atlantic Cities)
  • Mythbusting the Suburbs: Yes, There Are Poor People. No, Not Everybody Drives (Arch Daily)
  • How Did Cars Get the Monopoly On Sexiness? Transit Can Be Fun, Joyous, and — Yes — Sexy (Grist)
  • Whittier Daily News Editorial: Make Bike Lanes More Like Freeways
  • Bike-Share Users Don’t Wear Helmets (Boston.com)
  • AAA in Oregon and Idaho Now Includes Roadside Bike Maintenance in Basic Package (KTVZ)