The 1950s Called, and They Want Their Transportation Bill Back
July 9, 2011 12:07 PM Subscribe
The 1950s Called, and They Want Their Transportation Bill Back.
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"While the bill’s summary lists few specific programs that would be cut, Chairman John Mica (R-Fla.) announced in a press conference Thursday that the bill will eliminate funding for several bicycle, pedestrian and transit programs, including Transportation Enhancements, the Recreational Trails Program and Safe Routes to School."
League of American Cyclists
: "James Inhofe (R-OK), the lead Republican negotiator on the transportation bill, declared that one of his top three priorities for the transportation bill is to eliminate ‘frivolous spending for bike trails.’ "
and Bicycle Habitat