Today’s Headlines

  • Obama to Push For Infrastructure Money in State of the Union (WaPo)
  • Jennifer Granholm Dismisses Talk of DOT Nomination (The Hill)
  • Breitbart Goes After DOT Secretary Frontrunner Deborah Hersman For Conflict of Interest
  • PA Gov. Corbett Finally Announces Transpo Funding Plan, Gas Tax Hike (WETM)
  • Sports Teams Stranded by Nemo Turn to Train Travel to Get Them Home Safe (Newsday)
  • Why the U.S. Shale Oil “Boom” Doesn’t Change the Reality of Peak Oil (Slate)
  • Would Greater State Transpo Authority Produce Greener Policies? (Transpo Issues Daily)
  • Turns Out Pierce County Residents Really Do Want Weekend Transit Service (News Tribune)
  • Rising Gas Prices Expected to Double Demand for Transit — in Indiana (WTHITV)
  • To Reduce Bike Crashes, Teach Cab Drivers to Watch For the Moonwalking Bear (KALW)

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Will Oil Drilling Revenue Idea Fracture the Harmony of Transpo Committees? (Politico) State of California vs. Everybody, Re: High-Speed Rail (Mercury News) ATU Asks Obama to Address Bus Driver Fatigue (The Hill) Gas Tax Hike Passes in New Hampshire House (Union Leader, Patch) T4America Looks at Maryland’s Approach to Transpo Funding Google Maps Improves Live Transit […]

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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 […]

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Not Much Enthusiasm For a Second Stimulus Centered Around Infrastructure (Transpo Issues Daily) Already Hungry For More Political Brinksmanship? Gas Tax Fight Spoons It Out (Forbes, Star-Telegram) Here’s Why Turn Gas-Tax Authority Solely Over to the States Won’t Work (WALB) Rail Fares Rising Four Times Faster Than Wages in the UK, Could Hurt Gov’t (Guardian, […]

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Congress Crunches Numbers on Transpo Funding (Politico) LaHood Announces $12.5M for Transit in Parks (eNews Park Forest) Oregon Adviser to Head Washington State Transpo (Seattle Times, Seattle PI) More Transpo Secretary Speculation: AZ Rep. Ed Pastor? (AZCentral.com) D.C. Mayor Sets Out Ambitious Sustainability Plan (WaPo) New Hampshire: Some Want Gas Tax (NHPR), Some Want Gambling Tax […]

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Shuster Lays Out Agenda for Transpo Committee (Roll Call) NC Governor Picks Ex-County Schools Chief for Top Transpo Post (Charlotte Observer, Herald Sun) Amtrak Names New Chiefs for Business, Safety (The Hill) Deval Patrick Tones Down Talks on Gas Tax Hike as Polls Prove It’s Unpopular (AP, Statehouse News) “Big New Mass Transit Plans Are Cooking” […]

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The Votes Are In: GA Axes T-SPLOST (AJC) EPA, HUD, DOT Team Up to Increase State Transpo Options White House Honors Transportation’s “Champions of Change” Former Ventura Mayor: “Put Things Closer Together, the Services Cost Less” (CNN) Pittsburgh Hopes for Last-Minute Save on “Historic” Transit Cuts (TribLive) Was APTA Wrong, or Are Philly Commuters Too […]