Today’s Headlines

  • NRDC’s Deron Lovaas Sees Congress’s Reputation at Stake Over Transpo Bill
  • Award-Winning Journalist Puts Safe Routes to School on National Stage (LAB)
  • Gas Tax Must Rise to Keep Pace With Fuel Efficiency Standards for U.S. Cars (Daily Tech)
  • Millions in Gas Tax Revenue Sent to Wrong Jurisdictions in Virginia (Examiner)
  • Lack of Transit Is Bad for Kids, Especially When Tutors Go Car-Free (Southeast Mich. Startup)
  • How the Transpo Bill Affects the Nation’s Farmers (Farm Bureau Newsline)
  • Historic Market in Rochester NY to Receive New Trail Access (WHEC)
  • Transit Expert Jarrett Walker Nails the Paradox of Suburban Bus Service
  • Charlotte, NC: From Sprawling Behemoth to Walkable Paradise (Atlantic Cities)

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That’s Secretary Foxx to You — Or, It Will Be at the End of This Week (The Hill) Will EPA Nominee Gina McCarthy Be Sacrificed at the Altar of Obama’s Climate Initiative? (WaPo) VA Gubernatorial Candidates Cross Party Lines in Campaign Talk About McDonnell’s Transpo Bill (NBC) Bicycles Outnumber Cars on London Bridges (London SE1) South Carolina’s […]

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Illinois Lawmakers Want Transportation Bill Changes (CBS) After Years of Procrastination, Transpo Tops Political Agenda (NBC) Three Major Cycling Advocacy Groups Plan to Merge (BikeLeague) Of Course Politicians Prefer CAFE Standards to Gas Tax (Forbes) Transit Officials Offer New Reason to Oppose House Bill: Bond Ratings (Transpo Nation) Thinking About How Driverless Cars Will Affect […]

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House GOP Floats 18-Month Transpo Bill (Transpo Nation) Several Amendments Could Help Passage of House Bill (T4America) “Highway” Bill Causes More GOP Road Rage (Politico) Obama’s High-speed Rail Plans Hit Traffic (KC Star) US Regulators Nearing Decision in Freight Rail-Shipper Dispute (WSJ) Illinois Advocates Push Gas Tax Increase to Support Transit (Grid Chicago) Activists Revolted […]

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More About the House GOP Revamp of Transpo Bill (WaPo, T4America, Trans. Issues Daily) House Dems Applaud Boehner’s Retreat (Hill) In Dallas Visit, Rogoff Supports Use of Gas Tax for Transit Funding (Morning News) If People Got Rid of Their Extra Cars, They Could Buy an Extra House (Grist) Georgia Senate Bill Would Outlaw Two-Abreast […]

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Longtime Backers of California High-Speed Rail Raise Legal Objections (LAT) Would the Maryland Gas Tax Go to Transit or Roads? (Examiner) WSJ: “Welcome to the Revival of the Railway Age” Rep. LaTourette: Miles-Traveled Tax Could Happen “Tomorrow” (Bloomberg) NOLA Transit Strives for Accord With Civil Rights Act (NOLA.com) Denver Sees Transit-Oriented Development After Decades of […]

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Obama: Let’s Use $2B in Oil and Gas Revenues to Get the Country Off Oil and Gas (NYT) Senate Transpo Bill Fully Funds MAP-21 Except For One Key Part (Transpo Issues Daily) Economist Special Report: Deteriorating U.S. Infrastructure Catalyzes Fresh Thinking Gov. Scott Walker Is Considering a White House Bid (WaPo) Ten Reasons to Be […]