Today’s Headlines

  • Boxer Says House GOP Is Standing in the Way of a Bill (WaPo)
  • “I Know You Are But What Am I?” Says Mica (The Hill)
  • Contractors Target Four Republicans in Their Districts, Pressure Them on Bill (The Hill)
  • Mica Speaks Out on Transportation! (Finally) (T&I)
  • Regulating Driving Reduces Car Use 20-30%, Transit Expansion Reduces It Just 2% (Science Direct)
  • The Other Side of the Congestion Pricing Coin: Lotteries (Price Roads)
  • Will CA Bullet Train Really Reach 140 mph? There’s No Proof. (Sac Bee)
  • America Burns 100 Million Calories During Bike Challenge (Bike League)
  • U.S. Report Card Stays At “D” For Infrastructure (Bloomberg)
  • Walkable Neighborhoods Are Less Congested (Switchboard)

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LaHood Calls Transpo Bill “Highway Centric” (Transpo Nation) AFL-CIO Transpo Union Says Romney Needs Economics Lesson (The Hill) Mica: Atlanta Should Pass Transpo Tax If It Wants Fed Dollars (Saporta Report) The Weak Spots of MAP-21 (The Hill) Bullet Train Pumps $100M to San Diego’s Local Projects (North County Times) SFO Plans Bike-Share for Airport […]

Congressional Listening Tour Draws to an End in the Philadelphia Suburbs

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Cross-posted with permission from the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia. House Transportation Committee Chair John Mica (R-FL) wrapped up his nationwide tour of more than a dozen congressional districts Friday in King of Prussia, PA by listening to selected speakers from around the Greater Philadelphia region. Mica was joined by host Congressman Pat Meehan (PA-07) […]

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Congress Tees Up Rail Fight With PRIIA Reauthorization (The Hill) I-5 Bridge “Wake-Up Call” Rings in $5.5 Billion Bridge Fix Bill (Land Line) …But What About Spending the Money We Have More Wisely? (Better! Cities & Towns) To Pay for Roads, New Jersey Considers Corporate Sponsorship (NorthJersey) If California Wants to Reduce Oil Dependency, It […]