Today’s Headlines

  • Anthony Foxx Confirmation Process Advances to Full Senate (McClatchy, Bloomberg)
  • Congress Pushes to Make Commuter Tax Benefits Permanent (WaPo)
  • Shuster Gets Frank on Amtrak Vision (E&E Daily)
  • New Spending Formula in NC Could Doom Trains, Sidewalks, Bikes, and Transit (News Observer)
  • Pierce County, WA, Makes Major Bus Cuts (King5)
  • AJC Airs Two Sides of Georgia Passenger Rail Debate
  • In Seattle, Partisan Differences on How to Fund Transit (Seattle Times)
  • Chicago Public-Private Rail Program Touts Successes But Faces Challenges (Trib)
  • Has Light Rail Been “Blight or Bliss” for Portland, OR? (Columbian)
  • According to HuffPo, Bike Backlash Is Quieting Down