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8:53 AM EST on December 11, 2014

    • What the Federal Spending Bill Offers for Transit (Roll Call)
    • Bill Includes $100M for MD's Purple Line (WaPo)
    • Even GOP-Run States Debate Higher Taxes for Infrastructure (Bloomberg)
    • Troubles Mount for Uber, Including Lawsuits from L.A., San Francisco (NPR, L.A. Times)
    • Is Lyft "Too Cute" to Step Up to the Plate? (NYT)
    • Does Amtrak Have Authority to Craft Federal Regulations For Its Trains? (APThe Economist)
    • Austin City Council Votes Today on Funding for 120-Mile Lone Star Rail (KXAN)
    • New Orleans Streetcar Named National Historic Landmark (AP)
    • NJ Tries to Promote More Ferry Commuting (
    • Bethesda, MD, Plans for Better Bike Connections (Bethesda Mag)

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