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  • Michael Klatsky

    State control over transportation dollars is our best hope for a sustainable future, to be frank.

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Americans Are Driving Less. Our Public Policy Should Reflect That (HuffPo) MD Republicans Want to Fund Rural Roads, Not Urban Transit (Baltimore Sun) If Better Infrastructure, Safety, and Air Quality Are Worth Having, They’re Worth Paying For (Times News) NYC Bike-Share Goes For Gold (Streetsblog NYC) Why Does Mica Love TIFIA and Hate the Infrastructure […]

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Norton and Petri Introduce Obama’s GROW AMERICA Act in the House (The Hill) Foxx Says Bill Would Offer More Local Control (Fast Lane) FTA Urges Transit Agencies to Test Brakes After Chicago Crash (Tribune) DeFazio Explains His Per-Barrel Oil Fee Idea for Funding Transpo (Oregonian) Austin City Council Tacks Road Projects Onto “Urban Rail” Measure […]

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Obama Details “Fix It First” Goals (NYT, Transpo Nation) …And League of Cities Has Concerns About Funding That Plan (The Hill) WaPo: Virginia’s Transpo Compromise Could Be “Historic” (Though Some Think It’s Out of Touch) Washington State Looks at Gas Tax, Car Tabs, Bike Fees… (Seattle Times) Would That $25 Bike Tax Be “Symbolic”? (Cyclelicious, Bike […]

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Visiting the U.S., Japanese Prime Minister Makes Case for Bullet Train (WSJ) DOT to Assist Seven Cities With Transit Projects, Including Indy’s BRT (Progressive Railroading, Indy Star) House Committee to Take Up Transpo Funding Wednesday (Transport Topics) Comparing the “Apples and Oranges” of DC and Boston’s Beleaguered Rail Systems (WaPo) Shuster Challenger Readies for Primary (The Hill) Why Is […]

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Obama’s Transportation Budget  as “Ambitious as It Is Unachievable” (Politico) Shuster: Transpo Budget Lacks Funding Source (The Hill) Smart Growth America Looks at How Budget Would Affect Urban Areas (Atlantic Cities) New Detroit Transit Authority Gets Busy (Free Press) Massachusetts Senate to Meet Saturday to Work on Transpo Funding (Boston.com) Funding in Question for Pittsburgh-Philly-NYC Train […]