Today’s Headlines

  • Obama Pledges Action on Climate Change in State of the Union (Grist)
  • Shuster to Speak at “Let’s Rebuild America” Summit Today (The Hill)
  • Outgoing LaHood Praises Obama’s Attention to Passenger Rail (Politico)
  • Why LaHood Turned Out to Be the Right Pick After All (Reuters)
  • Members Confirmed for Senate Transportation Subcommittee (Transpo Issues Daily)
  • Mica Aims Again at His Favorite Target: Amtrak (The Hill)
  • The Two Sides of Federal Transpo Debate: Reformers and Devolutionists (Transpo Issues Daily)
  • Virginia Seems Closer to Compromise on Transpo Bill (WaPo)
  • Lawmakers, Not Voters, May Approve Gas Tax Increase in Washington State (Seattle Times)
  • Plan for “XPress West” Train Slow to Leave the Station (Las Vegas Review-Journal, Vegas Inc.)
  • Building Better Bike Lanes Through the Green Lane Project (Atlantic Cities)