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Infrastructure in the News 11.7.16

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Reuters: School, infrastructure bond measures fill U.S. ballots (w/ quotes from Kerry O’Hare)

http://kfgo.com/news/articles/2016/nov/04/school-infrastructure-and-weed-bond-measures-fill-us-ballots/

Infrastructure in the News 11.4.16

News Roundup
NATIONAL NEWS

 

Washington Post: Cross-country trips in electric cars are about to get easier

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/the-switch/wp/2016/11/03/cross-country-road-trips-in-electric-cars-are-about-to-get-easier/

President Obama is making it a little easier for electric car owners to make cross-country drives.

 

Supporting Infrastructure on Election Day

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By Kerry O'Hare, Vice President and Director of Policy, Building America's Future

November 4, 2016

Infrastructure in the News 11.3.16

News Roundup
NATIONAL NEWS

 

Washington Post: The government failed U.S. workers on global trade. It must do better on technology.

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/innovations/wp/2016/11/03/the-government-failed-u-s-workers-on-global-trade-it-must-do-better-on-technology/

Infrastructure in the News 11.2.16

News Roundup
NATIONAL NEWS

Associated Press: US construction spending slumped in September

https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/us-construction-spending-slumped-in-september/2016/11/01/5994e4d6-a03c-11e6-8864-6f892cad0865_story.html

Infrastructure in the News 11.1.16

News Roundup
NATIONAL NEWS

Wall Street Journal: Grim Year Forecast for Big Shipping Firms (full article follows Morning Transportation)

http://www.wsj.com/articles/shipping-executive-sees-grim-year-for-worlds-biggest-shipping-firms-1477935060

None of the world’s biggest container-shipping companies is likely to post a profit this year, a top executive of French shipping giant CMA CGM said Monday.

Infrastructure in the News 10.31.16

News Roundup
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New York Times Editorial: Waking Up to Shorter Commutes

http://www.nytimes.com/2016/10/30/opinion/sunday/waking-up-to-shorter-commutes.html?partner=rssnyt&emc=rss&_r=0

INFRASTRUCTURE IN THE NEWS 10.28.16

News Roundup
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Clinton transpo advisory team includes politicians, former DOT officials (full article in Morning Transportation)

http://go.politicoemail.com/?qs=9eadac960061ca0f17d669f90a39f8c1044168056f271ec72134fdf5515cf4fb

Infrastructure in the News 10.27.16

News Roundup
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(Mayor Bloomberg launched a self-driving car initiative)

 

Government Technology: 3 Ways Cities Are Using Tech to Solve the Problems of Tomorrow

http://www.govtech.com/fs/3-Ways-Cities-Are-Using-Tech-to-Solve-the-Problems-of-Tomorrow.html

Infrastructure in the News 10.26.16

News Roundup
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(Mayor Bloomberg launched a self-driving car initiative)

 

The Nashville Tennessean: Five cities chosen for self-driving car test

http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/cars/2016/10/26/five-cities-chosen-self-driving-car-test/92757834/