Today’s Headlines

  • Transpo Bill Includes Federal Oversight For Transit Safety (Examiner)
  • Most Dem Conferees Wouldn’t Sign Off on Final Transportation Report (Politico)
  • Heritage and Club for Growth Are Scoring Vote on Transportation Bill (The Hill)
  • The Horrors of the Transportation Bill: Bike/Ped Edition (Bike Portland)
  • You’d Think he Subway Underneath the Capitol Would Warm Pols to Transit (Atlantic Cities)
  • Congress Rejects Even Studying VMT Tax Because of a Bunch of Half-Truths (Road Pricing)
  • Without Unanimous Consent, Senate Has to Wait For House Before Voting on Bill (The Hill)
  • Conference Report a Field Goal, Not a Touchdown (Transportation Nation)
  • High-Speed Rail Dream is Fading (Crosscut)
  • Brief History of Suburbs and Sprawl, According to Taras Grescoe’s “Straphanger” (Steven Can Plan)

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Foxx’s Chief of Staff to Head Chicago Transit Agency (Chicago Trib) Harry Reid Wants Senate to Deal With Transportation Before Trade (HuffPo) Florida’s SunRail Gets $93M From Feds to Expand 17 Miles South (Orlando Sentinel) New Bill Would Offer Tax Credits for Infrastructure Projects (The Hill) A 20-Year History of D.C.’s Streetcar Planning (GGW) Report Blames GOP for […]

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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 […]

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Transit Agencies Push for More Funding in Transportation Bill (The Hill) Detroit Gets Funds to Launch Bike-Share (NextCity) New Report from CNU: A Freeway Free San Francisco “MARTA Army” Trying to Improve Transit in Atlanta (GPB) What Volvo Thinks Passengers Will Do When Cars Drive Themselves (The Verge) California City Ordered to Pay $6M to Family of Slain Cyclist Due […]

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New T4A Report Ranks Deficient Bridges by Metro Areas (Transportation for America) Maryland Mayors Want 15 Cent Increase in Gas Tax (Baltimore Sun) Vote Today on Republican Amendment Preventing Transpo Funding for ‘Beautification’ (Hill) Three Infrastructure Funding Ideas With Bipartisan Support (WaPo) Carmakers vs. People Who Ride Bikes, an ‘Existential Dilemma’? (Infrastructurist) U.S. Government Working […]