Today’s Headlines

  • The U.S. High Speed Rail Association is emerging as a lobbying force in D.C. (Roll Call)
  • Is the Justice Department investigating Rep. Don Young’s (R-AK) shady Florida highway earmark? The law says they should be … (CQ Notepad)
  • A mainstream-media look at last week’s vast new study of the benefits of denser development, with obligatory skeptical libertarian (USAT)
  • Dubai unveils a cushy new transit system (LAT)
  • The congressional climate change fight could get even uglier than the health care one — if it happens this year (Atlantic)