Today’s Headlines

  • CBO to Senate: For Transpo, Raise Gas Tax or Find $18 Billion (WaPo)
  • Boxer Says Draft Bill Will Be Ready Next Week (The Hill)
  • House GOP Rolls Out Giant Transpo, Housing Bill (Politico)
  • Feds Clear Path for Sacramento Streetcar (Merced Sun Star)
  • Standard & Poors: Infrastructure Investments Can Bring Benefits Beyond Jobs (Better Roads)
  • BeltLine Opens Doors for Bigger Vision in Atlanta (Atlantic Cities)
  • U.S. Chamber Endorses Shuster (Politics PA)
  • On Friday, Denver Celebrates Revamped Transpo Hub (Denver Post)
  • “Reinvent PHX” Targets Development Along 20 Miles of Light Rail (AZ Central)
  • In First Days, Florida’s SunRail Doubles Ridership Expectations (WNYC)
  • Cincinnati Revels in National Bike Month (Soapbox Media)

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First House, Now Senate: Another Transpo Spending Bill Sinks (Politico, Transpo Issues Daily) How McConnell Went Up Against Collins to Block the Bill (Politico, The Hill) NRDC‘s Deron Lovaas’ Seussian Take on the Failed House Bill: “Oh, the Places You Won’t Go” … But Boehner Thinks Votes Are There for September (The Hill) Foxx Talks About […]

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Senate to Mark Up Transpo Bill Next Week (The Hill) In Denver, Foxx Celebrates Grand Opening of Union Station (Denver Biz Journal) Under Discussion: “China-Russia-Canada-America” High-Speed Rail (Guardian) Amtrak Returns to St. Paul After 43 Years (Railway Age) WaPo Looks at the Transpo Funding Problem Cycling’s on the Rise in Smaller Cities, Too (Atlantic Cities) […]

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WaPo Talks to LaHood About DOT’s Turnaround States Must Address Transpo Funding Shortfalls in 2013 (Governing) Feds Sign Commitment to Hawaii’s “Train of the Future” (HuffPo, Star Advertiser) Washington Governor Wants Fuel Tax to Pay for School Buses (Transpo Nation, Seattle Times) Is Maine Shortchanging Urban Areas? (Bangor Daily News) Chicago-to-St. Louis High-Speed Rail Passes […]

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House Looks at Six-Year Transpo Bill, as Blumenauer Pushes for Gas Tax Hike (The Hill) For Paul Ryan, Transpo Bill Could Make for Bumpy First Week as Speaker (NYT) Equity Issues Came to the Forefront at This Year’s “Rail~Volution” (NRDC Switchboard) WaPo: Can Metro’s New GM Fix an Ailing System? BRT Poised to Change the […]

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Senate to Vote on Highway Trust Fund This Week (The Hill) With the Bill, Congress Gives a High-Profile Example of Kicking the Can (Politico) Could a Carbon Tax Help Replenish the Fund? (The Energy Collective) Remembering a Failed Anti-Freeway Crusade in L.A. (City Lab) Libertarian Think Tank Agrees With Tolls Funding Transpo Projects (The Hill) […]

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House to Mark Up Transpo Bill Thursday, as Clock Ticks (Progressive Railroading, The Hill) 19 Dem Governors Ask Congress for a Long-Term Transpo Bill (The Hill) Driverless Car Tested on I-95 in Virginia (AP) Ratings Agency Blames Millennials’ Car-Free Choices for Poor Road Conditions (Denver Biz Journal) Will San Joaquin Valley Innovate, or Just Continue With Sprawl? (CityLab) Federal […]