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CBO: Transportation Funding Fix Won’t Last Long (Land Line) NYC Names “America’s Top Bike City” By Bicycling Mag, Which Is Big News in Portland (Oregonian) Illinois Invests $102M in Chicago-St. Louis High-Speed Rail (Progress Illinois) Potential Lawsuit, Equity Issues Ahead for Minneapolis Light Rail (Minn Post) Why Isn’t D.C.’s Capital Bikeshare Reaching Low-Income Areas? (Georgetown Public […]

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A $20 Billion Compromise Could Lead to Passage of the 2011 Budget, Six Months Late (Bloomberg) After a Long Winter of Transit Cuts, Could It Be Springtime in Atlanta? (AJC) Houston Transpo Council Prioritizes Automobiles Over Everything Else (Houston Chronicle) Distracted Driving: A “Vibrant Sector” (Bike Portland) T4America Releases State-by-State Report on Failing Bridges Another […]

Midwest Rail Advocates Take the Fight to Scott Walker

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In November, voters in 36 states will head to the polls to choose governors. Among the state leaders up for reelection is Wisconsin’s Scott Walker, who faces a strong challenge from Democrat and former Trek Bicycle executive Mary Burke. Walker is one of three Republican governors who rejected high-speed rail funds from the Obama administration in 2010 […]

Midwest Rail Advocates Take the Fight to Scott Walker

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In November, voters in 36 states will head to the polls to choose governors. Among the state leaders up for reelection is Wisconsin’s Scott Walker, who faces a strong challenge from Democrat and former Trek Bicycle executive Mary Burke. Walker is one of three Republican governors who rejected high-speed rail funds from the Obama administration in 2010 […]

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There’s a Lot at Stake for High Speed Rail in Today’s Elections (Infrastructurist) Transit Races to Watch Across the Country (Transpo Nation) High Speed Rail Needs to be More than Just Roadkill for Republicans (Boston Globe) Tragedy Doesn’t Prove That the FTA Should Regulate Transit (GGW) Hospitals Get Behind Active Transportation (Bike Portland) Why Having […]

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LaHood Delivers $10M for Miami Buses to Go Hybrid (Miami Herald) GA Bike Advocates and Environmental Groups (Minus Sierra Club) Support T-SPLOST Amtrak’s Ready With Plan for NE Corridor, Whenever the Money Comes (NYT) In Question: $2B in Transit Upgrades for CA High-Speed Rail (Planetizen) Academia Shows New Respect for Cycling (Pacific Standard) D.C.’s Union […]