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    Randal O’Toole upset that US voters actually support transit despite libertarian shills for auto usage railing against it.

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Foxx to Congress: “Show a Little Political Courage” on Highway Trust Fund (Reuters, The Hill) California Senate Leader Proposes Fuel Tax for Transit (AP) Foxx, Shuster, Boxer to Speak at Next Week’s AASHTO Event (Better Roads) In L.A., Feds Commit $670M to Light Rail Connector (L.A. Times) Study: Our Most Vibrant Cities Have the Greatest […]

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Grist Shares the Details on Seattle’s Mega Transportation “Fustercluck” Senate Approves Rosekind as Highway Safety Chief (AP) Transit Tax Benefit Will Lapse Again in 2015 (Federal News Radio) Franken Not Pleased with Uber’s Response on Privacy (The Hill) Did Cromnibus Mess Up Funding for Twin Cities Light Rail? (Minn Post) The “Slog” of Building D.C.’s Silver […]

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Obama’s Transportation Bill Would Allow States to Toll Existing Interstates (Land Line, Hill) Florida’s SunRail Celebrates Grand Opening (News 13) A Proposal for “Networked Livable Communities”(Atlantic Cities) Boston Transpo Team Delivers Fresh Ideas to Mayor (Boston Globe) Study: Does City Living Influence Boomers’ Travel Behavior? Colorado Communities Step Up For Amtrak Funds (Denver Post) For Bike/Ped Infrastructure, […]

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White House Plans to Talk Infrastructure This Week But Will Let Congress Figure Out How to Pay for It (Hill 1, 2) Denver Suburb Votes Tomorrow: Stay Sprawling or Become Walkable Around Light Rail Station? (Denver Post) Meanwhile: Atlanta’s Gwinnett County Suburbs Are Courting Walkable Downtown Development (Bisnow) Nashville’s Mayor Begins Making Case for Voters to Back Transit Expansion Funding Measure (NewsChannel 5) Toledo-Area […]

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NACTO to Release New Street Design Guide (Next American City) The Slow-But-Sure Progress of High-Speed Rail Across the U.S. (NBC News) Memphis Weighs Gas Tax to Fund Public Transpo (WREG) WaPo Is Pretty Impressed With New Metro Rail Car The Tennessean: Nashville’s Vitality Depends on Transit Growth The Pilot: Va. Beach Should Vote Yes to […]

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NOAA Claims Oil Spill Vanishing Fast; Independent Scientists Skeptical (WaPo) Meanwhile, Spill Bill Could Face Trimming From Republicans (The Hill) GAO: Nearly All States Depend on Federal Welfare to Fund Their Highway Programs (Fox News) States Are Broke, Have to Spend Billions Managing Expanding Obesity Epidemic (LAT, 247 Wall St) Reuters Special Report: Smart Growth […]