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December 3, 2017
By Emma Restuccia
On November 14, 2017, The Killeen, Texas City Council voted to reduce taxicab regulations in the city to match those imposed on Uber and Lyft drivers across the state.
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Transportation
November 20, 2017
By Steve Goreham
After eight years of promotion, subsidies, mandates, and tax credits, it's clear that most Americans don’t want electric cars.
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Environment
Transportation
November 8, 2017
By Steve Goreham
Are U.S. Vehicle-Mileage Standards Obsolete?
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Transportation
Environment
October 12, 2017
By Matthew Glans
In this Research & Commentary, Matthew Glans examines California's high-speed rail program, the delays and cost overruns it faces, and why high-speed rail is not as efficient as supporters claim.
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Transportation
August 30, 2017
By Joshua Paladino
After Alaska gov. Bill Walker signed House Bill 132 into law on June 15, standardizing the state’s transportation regulations on peer-to-peer economy transportation network companies (TNCs), a Denali man became his town’s first Uber driver.
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Economy
Transportation
August 1, 2017
By Megan E. Hansen, Ethan Dursteler
A 2017 report by Strata on the economic, environmental, and safety impacts of transporting oil and gas in the U.S.
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Transportation
Energy
July 24, 2017
By Michael McGrady
President Donald Trump announced his intention to explore separating the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) traffic control responsibilities from its role as a regulatory agency.
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Transportation
Government Spending
June 13, 2017
By Joshua Paladino
As a ballot initiative calling for repeal of a big gas-tax hike gains momentum in California, Gov. Jerry Brown (D) criticized the campaign, calling its supporters “freeloaders.”
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Taxes
Transportation
June 12, 2017
By Hayley Sledge
The Louisiana Senate Judiciary Committee tabled a bill that would standardize the state’s transportation regulations on peer-to-peer economy transportation network companies (TNCs), such as Lyft and Uber.
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Transportation
Economy
Government & Politics
June 12, 2017
By Hayley Sledge
President Donald Trump’s proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2018, which begins on October 1, would eliminate funding for 66 federal agencies or programs, including the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and the National Endowment for the Arts.
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Government Spending
Transportation
 

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