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States considering secret compartment laws

When Pennsylvania state trooper Nicholas Cortes checked vehicle registration during a routine traffic stop on December 10, it was his first clue that he was on to something big. The driver, whom he stopped for a traffic violation on I-80 in Pocono Township, identified...

President Calls for Investment in Infrastructure

Saint Paul, Minnesota is far from a whistle stop. But its newly renovated Union Depot train station (http://www.uniondepot.org) was the setting for President Obama’s speech on February 26, proposing a $302 billion four-year plan to raise money for the Highway...

Jim Oberstar, Dead at 79

Former chairman of the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Jim Oberstar passed away unexpectedly in his sleep, on May 3 at age 79. Oberstar helped pass key federal legislation, including the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009. “Jim will be...