Today’s Headlines

  • Trump Tells the EPA to Cut Climate Change From Its Website (Reuters)
  • Trump Imposes Gag Order on EPA + USDA — Why It Matters (Popular Science)
  • Senate Commerce Committee Votes to Let Elaine Chao Through (Politico)
  • Ben Carson Approved for HUD Secretary Unanimously by Senate Committee (Chicago Tribune)
  • There’s Reportedly a List of Trump Teams’ Priority Infrastructure Projects Floating Around (McClatchy)
  • Nine Pedestrians Hit by Drivers in Boston in a Single Day (Boston Herald)
  • Alberta PSA Removed After Complaints About “Pedestrian Shaming” (Edmonton Sun)
  • Austin’s Fastest Growth Is in the Most Sprawling Areas (TWC)

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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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Work Going on Behind the Scenes on Trump’s $1 Trillion Infrastructure Plan (The Hill) Trump Team Wants to Use Arbitration to Speed Infrastructure Projects (Reuters) If the EPA Eases Emission Standards, California’s Prepared for a Fight (SF Chronicle) Seattle Will Replace Elevated Highway With Highway Tunnel + 8-Lane Surface Speedway (Seattle Times) Detroit’s M1 Rail to […]

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Why America’s Roads Are So Much More Deadly Than Europe’s (Vox) As Auto Lending Standards Get Looser, Delinquencies Rising (NYT) Uber and Lyft Like Trump’s Transportation Secretary Pick (Bloomberg) EPA Trying to Fast-Track Strict Emission Standards for Vehicles Pre-Trump (LA Times) Lack of Sidewalks Is a Public Health Issue in Durham County (News & Observer) Data […]

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House passes weak "cash for clunkers" bill by a comfortable margin (CQ) Obama nominates Deborah Hersman, presently a member of the National Transportation Safety Board, to be the next chairman (Boston Globe) American Public Transportation Association (APTA) starts "Dump the Pump" campaign (CSP Daily News) Mag-lev train boosters in Las Vegas press on despite Senate […]

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Mayors: Fix America’s Infrastructure, Not Afghanistan’s Political Conflicts (NYT) WSJ Declares NYC Bikelash Over Saudi Women, Fighting For Right to Drive, Win Over Clinton, Go After Subaru (AP, Change.org) Top Dem on T&I Committee Gets Bill Passed to “Rein In” EPA (WOWK, T&I) Lawmakers Agree: Railways Will Never Be As Secure As Airports (The Hill) Senate Democrat […]

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Trump’s Climate Denier EPA Nominee Is a Giant Middle Finger to Environmentalists… (NYT, EDF) …Was Investigated for Colluding With Fossil Fuel Companies as Oklahoma AG (Politico) Why Trump Saying “Urban Renewal” Is Scary for Cities (NYT) Boston’s Green Line Extension Opening Pushed Back to 2021 (The Globe) Cincinnati Streetcar Ridership Falling Short of Projections (Enquirer) Four Ways to […]