Today’s Headlines

  • CA transportation funding package needs a few more votes (Sacramento Bee)
  • Governor Brown stumps for the transportation bill; today in Riverside (Press Enterprise)
  • LA Times says the bill is not perfect, but lawmakers should give it a shot
  • Napa counts its chickens: $6.2 million for roads and stuff (Napa Valley Register)
  • America does not need more roads (Slate)
  • Study: Giving driver’s licenses to undocumented people reduced hit-and-runs (OC Register)
  • Electric vehicles are too quiet (Wired)

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