Today’s Headlines

  • Obama Won’t Veto the House’s Extension Even With Senate Just Days From Passing 6-Year Bill (The Hill)
  • Pairing Transpo Funding With Immigration Will Somehow Make It Less Controversial? (Roll Call)
  • Congress At a Loss, Now Considering Raiding Federal Workers’ Retirement (The Hill, WaPo)
  • Dems Say Commerce Committee’s Bill Section Rolls Back Safety (Reuters)
  • Fast Ferries Could Be a New Option For DC’s Bridge-and-Tunnel Commuters (WTOP)
  • 9 Percent Fare Hikes For NJ Transit (Patch)
  • DC Challenged For Ticketing Cars Blocking a Streetcar That Still Isn’t Running (WJLA)
  • Austin Is Breaking Records For Traffic Fatalities This Year (KEYE)
  • Tampa Police Accused of Harassing People “Biking While Black” (ABC)
  • Vermont Seeks to Quadruple Rail Ridership (Int’l Railway Journal)