Since I was out of commission on Thursday and Friday of last week, there has been a large amount of news to report on. Because there were so many different important topics in the transportation industry, I will keep each summary short and only provide a link in some cases. Happy Valentine’s Day!!!
Rep. Jerrod Nadler introduced the Clean Ports Act of 2011 to the House in order to reduce truck pollution at container ports.
The newly introduced plan is raising questions as to where the funding will come from.
President Obama’s job approval rating rose from 50% to 51% in January.
The new bill will reduce regulatory burdens and remove a deadline for railroads to deploy positive train control technology.
– Ben Dundas, Web Analyst