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Buttigieg Sends $5B to Cities for Safety as Road Deaths Soar
Buttigieg stressed the urgency.
May 16th, 2022
Road Deaths Rise at Record Pace
Regulators have blamed increasingly reckless driving behavior during the pandemic.
Feb 2nd, 2022
NTSB Chief to Fed Agency: Stop Using Misleading Statistics
Auto safety advocates have called the figure an unacceptable "excuse" for surging crashes.
Jan 19th, 2022
$2T Social, Climate Package All But Doomed
A key senator said he would not support the bill.
Dec 20th, 2021
National Parks to Offer Look into Green-Friendly Transit
The multimillion-dollar pilot programs could include self-driving shuttles and electrified transportation.
Nov 18th, 2021
More than a Dozen Auto Safety Rules Years Overdue
A highway safety group says the nation faces a “car crash epidemic" as safety rules languish.
Oct 18th, 2021
Biden Mileage Rule to Exceed Obama Climate Goal
The White House wants to nudge 40% of U.S. drivers into electric vehicles by decade’s end.
Jul 28th, 2021
Senators Race to Seal Infrastructure Deal
Pressure is mounting on all sides to show progress.
Jul 26th, 2021
DOT Reinstates Local Hiring Program
The Obama-era pilot program aims to bolster hiring of minority and disadvantaged people for public works projects.
May 20th, 2021
Dems Push $25B to Electrify School Buses
Emissions from diesel engines may contribute to respiratory illnesses in children, studies have found.
Apr 21st, 2021
Buttigieg Says Infrastructure Plan a 'Once in a Century' Opportunity
He compared its potential to the interstate highway system and the transcontinental railroad.
Mar 19th, 2021