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Today’s Headlines

Posted By Tanya Snyder On January 28, 2013 @ 8:48 am In Today's Headlines | 2 Comments

  • Paul Ryan: “I Think the Sequester’s Going to Happen” (TPM [1])
  • Anderson Cooper Goes For the Jugular: Vermont HSR Isn’t Fast Enough (CNN [2])
  • It’s So Much Easier to Get Highways Funded Than Transit (New Urbanism Blog [3])
  • The Chinese Press Clucks About Sorry State of U.S. Infrastructure (South China Morning Post [4])
  • Gas Tax Should Be $1/Gallon (Not, as VA Gov. McDonnell Would Have It, $0) (Freakonomics [5])
  • The Equity Argument Against Affordable Housing Near Transit (PiPress [6])
  • A Menu of Car-Share Options (NYT [7])
  • New Hampshire, Indiana, Wisconsin Mull Gas Tax Hikes (Telegraph [8], Gannett [9], HTR News [10])
  • Meet the Opponents of the Only Good Part of the CRC (Columbian [11], Oregonian [12]
  • “Not a War Against Cars, A Question of Physics”: Stop Trying to Accommodate Cars (RPUS [13])
  • The Down Side of Urban Professionals Sending Their Kids to Public Schools (Next City [14])

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[1] TPM: http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/ryan-i-think-sequesters-going-to-happen?ref=fpa

[2] CNN: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1iUXERALOOs

[3] New Urbanism Blog: http://newurbanismblog.com/cognitive-dissonance-transportation-funding/

[4] South China Morning Post: http://www.scmp.com/comment/insight-opinion/article/1137288/has-america-lost-its-infrastructure-edge

[5] Freakonomics: http://www.freakonomics.com/2013/01/24/an-end-to-the-gas-tax/

[6] PiPress: http://www.twincities.com/localnews/ci_22453231/u-lawyer-raises-new-worry-light-rail-line

[7] NYT: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/01/26/business/car-sharing-services-grow-and-expand-options.html?_r=0

[8] Telegraph: http://www.nashuatelegraph.com/news/statenewengland/991693-469/nh-gas-tax-increase-proposed-to-raise.html

[9] Gannett: http://www.jconline.com/article/20130126/NEWS02/301260049/Gas-tax-boost-may-ticket?nclick_check=1

[10] HTR News: http://www.htrnews.com/article/20130127/MAN0601/301260213/Our-view-Tax-cut-offset-by-transportation-needs-?nclick_check=1

[11] Columbian: http://www.columbian.com/news/2013/jan/27/about-that-socialist-light-rail-line/

[12] Oregonian: http://www.oregonlive.com/opinion/index.ssf/2013/01/light-rail_phobias_in_vancouve.html

[13] RPUS: http://urbanplacesandspaces.blogspot.com/2013/01/sortation-if-you-dont-get-it-you-dont.html

[14] Next City: http://nextcity.org/daily/entry/urban-educations-breadline-problem

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