Today’s Headlines

  • Surge in U.S. Traffic Deaths Outpaces Increase in Driving (AP)
  • Trump’s Transportation Team Still Largely Unformed (Detroit News)
  • Chao Tight-Lipped on Future Policies (American Prospect)
  • Pelosi: Dems Won’t Support Tax Break Masked as Infrastructure Deal (The Hill)
  • Feds Warn of Billions of Dollars in Overruns for California High-Speed Rail (LA Times)
  • Foxx’s Last Trip as Transpo Chief: Celebrating His Hometown’s Streetcar (Charlotte Observer)
  • Seattle Mayor Kills City-Run Bike-Share (Seattle Times)
  • Plans for Speedier Amtrak See Resistance in Small New England Towns (WSJ)
  • Women’s March Boosts Bus-Sharing Startup (NYT)
  • America’s First New Private Passenger Rail in a Century Coming to Florida (Slate)