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House Amtrak Bill Proposes Slashing Operating Support, Reinvesting in Northeast (Gannett, The Hill) Latest Cost Estimate for Maryland’s Purple Line Rises by $56M (WaPo) Foxx to Make Funding Announcement in Asheville (Citizen-Times) Poll: 79% of Americans Support Increasing Tolls to Pay for Transpo (The Hill) All Aboard Florida Critics Have to Accept the Train Is Leaving […]

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Republicans Battle Internally Over Transportation Funding (Politico) Orrin Hatch Vows to Find Solution (WaPo) Senators Roll Out $9B Amtrak Bill (The Hill) After Scathing Safety Report on Metro, D.C.-Area Leaders Demand Accountability (Prog RR, Roll Call) Atlanta Wants Money from Feds to Extend Streetcar to Beltline (Atlanta Biz Journal) Kansas City Amtrak Service Under Threat (KSHB) Study Sees BRT as […]

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Mica: Amtrak Should Get Out of the Commuter Rail Biz (The Hill, Bloomberg) Boxer Pushes for MAP-21 Funding Levels in 2013 (The Hill) AJC Looks at Georgia’s Post-TSPLOST Options Is Maryland County Ready to Join D.C.’s Bike-Share? (Transpo Nation) Chicago Looks to Build Transpo Center Near Union Station (Sun Times) Will Millennials Stay Rooted to […]

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More on Obama’s $302 Billion Transpo Funding Plan (The Hill, Next City, The Hill) Boxer Tells AASHTO to Forget About a Gas Tax Hike in an Election Year (The Hill) Sec. Foxx Announced Sixth TIGER Round, Worth $600M (The Trucker) Here’s the Tea Party Response to Obama’s Plan (KCSG) Members of Congress, Local Leaders Plea […]

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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 […]

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Sandy’s Toll: $7 Billion for New York Area, $60M for Amtrak, $400M for NJ Transit, and More… Major Shift From Single-Family Homes to Apartments Underway in U.S. Housing Market (NYT) LaHood Defends Bullet Train in Face of Critics (LAT, The Hill, Bloomberg) House Committee Will Try to Introduce New Surface Transpo Bill in Early 2014 (Governing) Fiscal […]