Today’s Headlines

  • Deal Reached on Stimulus; House-Senate Negotiations Imminent (NYT, HuffPo, News)
  • Where the House and Senate Stim Bills Differ on Transit (Transport Politic via Streetsblog.net)
  • Senate Gives Handout to Auto Industry While Shortchanging Transit (Globe)
  • SacBee: Transit Cuts Will Hurt Riders and Air Quality
  • Caltrans Cuts Could Cost Cali 70,000 Jobs (SGV Tribune)
  • Blumenauer: Republicans Attack Bike Infrastructure at Their Own Peril (HuffPo)
  • Recovery Plan Should Favor Transit and Mixed-Use Development (Clawback)
  • The Colorful Saga of LA’s First Transit Tunnel (Times)
  • Time for Government to Step In on Angel’s Flight (Blogdowntown)