Today’s Headlines

  • Unlike Trump, Mitch McConnell Says Infrastructure Spending Not a Priority (Washington Monthly)
  • Energy Department Says It Won’t Report Employees Who Worked on Climate Change (WaPo)
  • Trump’s Energy Department Pick Is Climate Denier Rick Perry (Inside Climate News)
  • Commuters Will Be Able to Pay for Uberpool With Pre-Tax Benefits in a Few Cities (Bloomberg)
  • Census Data Supports the Idea More Americans Are Living Without a Car (Medium)
  • Federal Court Rules Against $900 Million Virginia Highway — Project No Longer Viable (Gaston Gazette)
  • New Jersey to Add Bike and Pedestrian Safety Questions to Driver’s Test (NJ.com)
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    Mitch McConnell’s main priority is maximizing his cronies’ after-tax income.

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