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It is critical that our nation’s future transportation investment decisions not be driven by “unfrozen” policies from a very different time, nor inaccurate notions about...

Aug 6, 2010 Blog Post

High-speed rail is no panacea, but it is a powerful tool that has been used to positive effect elsewhere in the world.

Jun 29, 2010 Blog Post
Powering America Toward a Cleaner Future

America's current fleet of cars and trucks leaves us dependent on oil, and contributes to air pollution that fuels global warming and harms our health....

Jun 20, 2010 Report
The Benefits of High-Speed Rail Around the World and What's in Store for California

As California moves toward construction of a new high-speed rail network, the state has much to learn from experiences abroad. High-speed rail lines have operated...

Jun 16, 2010 Report
Curbing Oil Consumption with Plug-In Cars

America's current fleet of cars and trucks leaves us dependent on oil, and contributes to air pollution that fuels global warming and harms our health....

Jun 14, 2010 Report
Why the Peach State Should Invest in Transit for the 21st Century

Georgia is in a transportation crisis. Roadway congestion wastes time and energy, tailpipe pollution causes health and environmental problems, and our oil dependence only grows....

Jun 1, 2010 Report

Can we build suburbs that deliver the kinds of livability benefits Secretary LaHood is talking about? Absolutely. And transportation policy is a critical component in...

May 26, 2010 Blog Post

The Brookings report documents something that has been apparent now – at least anecdotally – for several years, which is that America’s cities (some of...

May 19, 2010 Blog Post
Holding Government Accountable for Fixing America’s Crumbling Roads and Bridges

Over the last 50 years, America has built roads and bridges at a pace and scale that dwarfs most of the rest of the world....

Apr 15, 2010 Report
Key Public Transportation Projects and Their Benefits for the Constitution State

Public transportation makes a vital contribution to Connecticut's transportation system, relieving congestion, reducing our dependence on oil, curbing pollution, stimulating the economy, and helping to...

Apr 1, 2010 Report

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