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Today’s Headlines

7:48 AM EDT on August 20, 2009

    • New uptick in female drunk driving prompts action from U.S. DOT (CBS)
    • Gov. Bobby Jindal's high-speed rail hypocrisy (ThinkProgress via Yglesias)
    • Lack of will in Washington to raise the federal gas tax prompting Arkansas to consider a hike (Ark. News)
    • Florida governor's office fires back at House transport committee: We're chasing the stimulus money as fast as we can (St. Pete Times)
    • "The race is on" for a successful electric car as Germany pledges $700 million (AP)

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