Andrea Bernstein traces how, in four short years, partisan politics have infected discussions about investment in infrastructure.
Sep 25, 2012 Transportation Nation
With due respect to Frederick Jackson Turner, the American frontier closes on Tuesday. Blog Post
Nov 2, 2008 By
Last week, transportation Secretary Mary E. Peters announced that the Highway Trust Fund will be empty by Oct. 1st. This editorial considers two possible options to fund transportation.
Sep 23, 2008 The Washington Post
Presidential candidate Barack Obama has announced a $5 billion plan to restore the Great Lakes, funded by reductions in tax cuts for oil companies.
Sep 22, 2008 The Detroit Free Press
<p>Urban issues and metropolitan policy are noticeably absent from the platforms of the three main presidential candidates.</p>
Apr 4, 2008 The Philadelphia Inquirer
It's often said that in America, urban development issues are decided at the local level. In general the rule of thumb is accurate, explaining a country home to cities as different in form as Houston, Texas and San Francisco, California. Blog Post
Dec 9, 2007 By
This week Salon.com published a remarkable interview with a contender for the White House. Blog Post
Sep 6, 2007 By