I'm the editor of Progressive Congress News Transit & Urban Development feed. This is the first in a weekly series of topical posts on cities and the roads & rails that connect them. Trains are a highly-developed, widely-used, and very popular
Break Out The Tiny Violins: WI Rep Eager To Cut State Employee Salaries Says "It's A Struggle" To Make It On $174K A Year
If the parents of this quaint picture seem vaguely familiar to you, you probably watched a lot of MTV 15-20 years ago. Sean Duffy and Rachel Campos-Duffy were both participants in different seasons of "The Real World" (Sean in Boston in the
Was it really just a few years ago where the Republicans were constantly talking about "the rule of law"? I'm actually glad this happened, because now there's absolutely no doubt that Scott Walker's primary goal was not to balance the budget,
You have to hand it to Scott Walker -- he's a wingnut true believer, with the charming personality of a rock and absolutely all the political instincts of a dead fish. Because Wisconsin voters are awake now, they know that class war is being
Rumors Are Flying: Has One Wisconsin Republican State Senator Withdrawn His Support For Walker's Union-Busting Budget?
Via Alternet and the Mother Jones Twitter stream, a report that Republican Sen. Dale Schulz is saying he won't support Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's union-killing budget bill: Despite an earlier order to leave, protesters remain inside