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8:54 AM EST on March 7, 2012

    • Boehner Warns House GOP: Don't Make Me Take Up the Senate Transpo Bill (Hill)
    • LaHood: Time Has Run Out to Pass a Long-term Transportation Bill (Governing)
    • Do Real-Time Updates Boost Transit Use? (AtlanticCities)
    • What Do Millennials Feel About Cars, Public Transit and Electric Vehicles? (Treehugger)
    • Florida Considers Advertising on School Buses, Like 9 Other States (TranspoNation)
    • Is Traffic Necessary for Economic Growth? No. (NRDC)
    • More People Support Transit Than New or Wider Highways Around DC (GGW)
    • Arizona Kills Measure to Allow Vote on Photo Radar Traffic Enforcement (EastValleyTrib)
    • Utah Closes Loophole in Its Texting While Driving Ban (DeseretNews)
    • The Rockefeller Foundation Puts Its Weight Behind Bus Rapid Transit in Chicago (ChicagoTrib)

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