Today’s Headlines

  • LaHood joins auto insurer to kick off new campaign educating teenagers about distracted driving (DOT Blog, Allstate Press)
  • Who’s to blame for the now-undetermined delay in the Senate climate change bill: Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-NV) or Lindsey Graham (R-SC)? (MoJones, TNR, NPR)
  • Digging deeper into the recent reports of a significant uptick in New York City cycling (Streetsblog NYC)
  • New Jersey rushing to shore up its aging bridges … (GlobeSt.com)
  • … as its new GOP governor takes local heat for backing big transit fare hikes (Trenton Times)
  • Iowa to make $150m in new infrastructure investments (Q-C Times)
  • Short of funding, Michigan scales back plans for a new commuter rail line (Free Press)

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