Blogosphere - In this section you'll find commentary, opinion and editorials from blogs and newspapers around the country. The opinions expressed in these blogs do not necessarily reflect the opinions of Reconnecting America.
Editorial: Light Rail Plans Get Rolling
Tampa Bay Times
After more than a year of quiet discussions between local officials and transportation experts, the conversation about public transportation in Pinellas is about to get broader and louder...
Blogosphere: Various BART v HSR Conspiracy Theories
Caltrain HSR Compatibility Blog
The unfortunate reality of Bay Area transit politics is that twenty-eight agencies compete for funding and…
Tracks News - In this section you'll find news from cities around the country as well as interviews and general reporting on issues. It might be from a newspaper or a blog, but it counts as news. The Chatter, commentary and opposition articles will be found towards the bottom.
National: GOP Goes On Offensive with Transport Bill
House Republicans teed up an election-year battle over jobs Tuesday, unveiling a $260 billion transportation bill designed to put Democrats on the defensive...
National: House Rolls Out Transpo Bill
Tracks News - In this section you'll find news from cities around the country as well as interviews and general reporting on issues. It might be from a newspaper or a blog, but it counts as news.
California: Bumpy Ride for CAHSR Effort
California Governor Jerry Brown wants to move forward with building a statewide high-speed rail system seen costing nearly $100 billion, but lawmakers are nervous about approving bonds needed to lock in federal funds to get the project under way...
New York: Big Americans Pose Challenges for Transit
New York Times
It was called the "First…