By Janna Starcic |
February 9, 2011 | Comments (4)
High-speed rail projects and the money needed to pay for them have been eliciting strong reactions from all sides. Tuesday's announcement of the Obama Administration’s plan to spend $53 billion over the next six years on rail infrastructure projects produced a flurry of responses, some praising the plan — others deriding it.
By Alex Roman |
January 11, 2011 | Comments (0)
Working on a story for the magazine regarding federal legislation and reauthorization and let's just say I am not filled with optimism.
It seems that at this time last year, all the experts expected reauthorization to be somewhere behind health care and climate legislation on the federal government's list of priorities. The long, slow process of getting both of those bills completed has now led to a reconstituted Congress...