Today’s Headlines

  • Any Women Among Possible U.S. DOT Picks? (If LaHood Leaves, That Is) (The HillWaPo)
  • Why Settle For Parity? Eliminate the Parking Tax Benefit (Switchboard)
  • TSTC Takes Stock of the Transpo News From 2012 And What’s In Store For 2013
  • New FTA Rules Will Better Link Transportation Policy With Housing (U.S. News)
  • Amtrak Pushes Forward With Improvement Plans Despite Republican Attacks (The Hill)
  • Highway Lobby Launches Pro-Tolling Campaign (IBTTA)
  • LaHood Comes to Detroit For the Cars, Stays For the Transit (Freep)
  • Increased Traffic in North Dakota Oil Areas Leads to Road Repair Crisis (Tribune)
  • Maybe Marylanders’ Commute Times Are So Long Because They Don’t Live in DC (Gazette)
  • Well, Why Shouldn’t All Our Cities Be Like Buenos Aires? (Switchboard)
  • The Symbiotic Relationship Between Cities and Buses (Chicago Magazine)

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Obama Urges Action on Highway Trust Fund: “It’s Not Crazy. It’s Not Socialism” (Biz Insider) Foxx Warns That State Funding Will Be Rationed Starting August 1 … (Dallas News) … And Defends Obama for Dragging Feet on Gas Tax (Roll Call) With Holiday Weekend Coming, Gas Prices Reach Six-Year High (The Hill) LaHood Encourages Missouri […]

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Obama Urges Action on Infrastructure But Fails to Mention High-Speed Rail (The Hill) Chicago Mag Sits Down with Post-Cabinet LaHood NYC, SF, and Boston Top List of Best U.S. Cities for Public Transit (NRDC Switchboard) Why Has Seattle’s Transit Score Dropped? (Seattle Times) L.A. Times: Bullet Train Will Lead California to Green Future $4B in Development Planned Along […]

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Why USDOT’s Transit Funding Rule Doesn’t Work and What Could Fix It (Slate) Boehner: GOP Will Tack Keystone Pipeline Onto Transportation Bill (Hill) Gov. Brown: Cap and Trade Fees Will Fund HSR in California (SacBee) Why Conservatives Should Be All Over Smart Growth (Switchboard) Millennials: Affordable Urban Living Is Hard to Find (GGW) The Reason […]

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Foxx Confirmed (Grist, Politico) What Does It Mean to Have a Mayor in Control of U.S. DOT? (Governing) Outgoing LaHood Sees Prospects for Transpo Bill as “Not Good” (The Hill) Also From LaHood: Gas Prices Are Never Going Down (Examiner) Study: Smart Growth Homes Less Likely to Go Into Default (Switchboard) House and Senate at Odds Over […]

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LaHood Presents TIGER 3: $527 Million for U.S. Transportation Projects (FastLane) House Republicans Seek to Slash National Transportation Funding (WaPo) Republican Freshman Still Wants Federal Support for Pet Projects (ThinkProgress) Former U.S. DOT Secretaries Support National Teen Driving Legislation (CNBC) Study: Teen Commuting Habits Are Healthier in Cities Than Suburbs (MedNews) Bike-Friendly Transit Makes Commuting […]

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Foxx Praises Obama’s “Bold” Call on Transpo Bill; Shuster Says It’s “Recycled” (The Hill) Co.Exist Features New “Class of 2014” U.S. Mayors Oil Shipments Disrupt Amtrak Service (AP) To Thrive, Boston Must Create Walkable Communities (Boston Globe) Transforming Urban Train Stations Into Community Gathering Spots (Keystone Edge) How Sadik-Khan Changed NYC (Capital New York) Miami Revisits […]