Damien Will Appear on Huffington Post Live Today at 2:00 p.m.

L.A. Streetsblog Editor Damien Newton will appear on Huffington Post Live today at 2:00 p.m. to discuss how local bus issues are impacting the national transit scene. You can watch at http://live.huffingtonpost.com/. Once the video is available for embedding, we’ll post it here on Streetsblog.

(Update: Looks like Huffington Post Live doesn’t believe in embedding. Here’s a link to the 34 minute discussion:  http://live.huffingtonpost.com/r/segment/503b8c312b8c2a0c4100035c)

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