Today’s Headlines

  • Forbes Analyzes the Democrats’ Plan to Pay for Infrastructure By Cutting Corporate Taxes
  • Virginia Hybrid Owners May Not Have to Help Pay for Roads After All (WaPo)
  • Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed on Making Smart Transpo Decisions With Scarce Resources (HuffPo)
  • On Heels of Oil-Train Crashes, FRA Issues New Safety Regs (The Hill)
  • Iowa Has Already Spent Next Year’s Federal Transportation Funds (Sioux City Journal)
  • Officials Throw Cold Water on LRT to LAX Idea (LAT)
  • Why DC’s Poorest, Biggest, Blackest Ward Has 0 of the City’s 72 Bike Lanes (City Paper, Wash Cycle)
  • The Looming Explosion in 3rd-World Car Use Is Avoidable (Reuters)
  • Driving Isn’t Fun Anymore (And Other Reasons Young People Will Keep Driving Less) (Treehugger)
  • U.S. Court: Oil Drillers Can’t Just Lie About Environmental Impacts (Salon)
  • The Case for Political Candidates Staying Mum on Transit (Torontoist)