Dr. Gridlock: Virginia politics


Posted at 09:07 AM ET, 10/22/2013

Cuccinelli plan focuses primarily on secondary roads

The plan may have emerged late in the gubernatorial campaign, but it’s got a long history.

By Robert Thomson  |  09:07 AM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dr. Gridlock Column, Ken Cuccinelli, Terry McAuliffe, Virginia, Virginia Department of Transportation, Virginia politics

Posted at 02:16 PM ET, 02/21/2013

Is any increase in transportation spending a good thing?

Virginia's transportation compromise may be good, but it's a spending plan, not a congestion-relief plan.

By Robert Thomson  |  02:16 PM ET, 02/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dr. Gridlock, Transportation financing, transportation politics, Virginia General Assembly, Virginia politics

Posted at 01:45 PM ET, 02/12/2013

Transportation tax ideas are a tough sell everywhere

Chances are remote that significant improvements in our transportation programs will emerge from the Virginia and Maryland general assemblies or any other government.

By Robert Thomson  |  01:45 PM ET, 02/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Dr. Gridlock, Gov. Robert F. McDonnell, Maryland General Assembly, Maryland politics, Metro, transportation politics, Virginia General Assembly, Virginia politics, WMATA