Today’s Headlines

  • IRS Raises Mileage Deduction to Ease Pain of High Gas Prices (WaPo)
  • USDOT Announced $1.58 Billion For 27 Transit Projects
  • “No Silly Car Journeys” Would Have Been a Better Title For the NYT Story About European Streets
  • Section 8 Residents Spell Salvation for Foreclosed Exurban Communities (WaPo)
  • New House Bill Would Fund Climate-Focused Transportation Research (BikePortland)
  • California Can Move Forward With Cap-and-Trade Plan, Court Says (Fresno Bee)
  • Sex Boycotts Aside, It’s More Efficient for Feds to Fund Infrastructure Than Municipalities (Yglesias)
  • States Push For More Tolling Authority (LandLine)
  • Self-Driving Cars Could Result in Less Highway Building, Better Safety (Good)