Today’s Headlines

  • New Bill Could Bring Airport-Like Security to U.S. Rail (Skift)
  • Study: Personal Car Ownership Will Peak by 2021 (WaPo)
  • Older Adults Are the Fastest-Growing Group of U.S. Drivers (Orlando Sentinel)
  • Lawmakers Debate Fuel Efficiency, Greenhouse Gas Standards (The Hill)
  • Meet Some of DC’s Ex-Metro Riders (WaPo)
  • House Bill Would Reimburse Federal Workers for Ride-Sharing (The Hill)
  • Transit Advocates Critical of Baltimore Bus Route Overhaul (Baltimore Sun)
  • Why Doesn’t London Join in on Car-Free Day? (Guardian)
  • Transit Proximity Was Good for DC Real Estate Even 150 Years Ago (GGW)

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Blumenauer Bill Would Raise Gas Tax By 15 Cents Over Three Years (Portland Trib) No Opening Date Yet For DC’s Long-Delayed Streetcar (WaPo) Where Are Residents Most at Risk of Transit Poverty? (Next City) Phoenix Light Rail Ridership Broke Record During Super Bowl (The Hill) Maryland Gov Hogan Wants to Repeal Automatic Gas Tax Hikes […]

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Transit Know-Nothing John Mica Could Become the Next U.S. Transpo Secretary (Florida Politics) Trump’s Transpo Transition Pick Is All About Building Roads (Curbed) Transportation Issues to Track During the Lame Duck Session (The Hill) Sound Transit Vows to Move Quickly on the $54B Package Voters Approved (Puget Sound Biz Journal) What $2.8B Could Do for Atlanta Transit (Next City) California High-Speed Rail […]

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Senate Dems to Present “Trump-Size” Infrastructure Plan (WaPo) Chao Gets a Vote Today in Senate Commerce Committee (The Hill) States Fork Over Infrastructure Requests to Trump (Bloomberg) Trump Will Meet With Auto Execs Today (Politico) U.S. DOT to Conduct Civil Rights Review of Maryland Transport Policies (Baltimore Sun) Why Women Should Mobilize for Transit (CityLab) Joe Biden Reflects on […]

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House Transpo Committee Grapples With Infrastructure (WaPo) U.S. Chamber of Commerce to Congress: Raise Gas Tax (AJC, Reuters) Sandy Caused $450M in Damage to NJ Transit (Transpo Nation, NorthJersey.com) LaHood Praises “Fix It First” Approach (The Hill) Shuster Sorry for Saying That Obama Was “Lying” About High-Speed Rail (WaPo) The Ups and Downs of the […]

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Boxer Says House GOP Is Standing in the Way of a Bill (WaPo) “I Know You Are But What Am I?” Says Mica (The Hill) Contractors Target Four Republicans in Their Districts, Pressure Them on Bill (The Hill) Mica Speaks Out on Transportation! (Finally) (T&I) Regulating Driving Reduces Car Use 20-30%, Transit Expansion Reduces It […]

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Feds Visit Memphis to Check Out Sustainable Communities Investments (AP) DC’s Silver Line to Start Running This Summer (WaPo) Foxx Talks Rail Safety at North Dakota Crash Site (The Hill) Study: NJ Transit Should Take Over PATH (Asbury Park Press) North Carolina Groups Rally for Congress to Pass Transpo Bill (Winston Salem Journal) Maryland AG […]