GovBeat: Transportation


Posted at 06:00 AM ET, 01/24/2014

How states spend their cash, in 5 maps

For the third time in the last four years, states spent more than they brought in.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  06:00 AM ET, 01/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  education, health, Revenue, spending, States, Transportation

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 01/22/2014

The 11 most dangerous states for drivers

Eleven states received a red rating, according to the Advocates for Highway and Auto Safety.

By Niraj Chokshi  |  08:00 AM ET, 01/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  map, maps, newsletter, Rankings, States, Transportation

Posted at 02:07 PM ET, 01/09/2014

Brown proposes billions in new spending, cautiously, as economy improves

Brown’s proposal includes $10 billion in added school funding, but some Democratic pet projects are left out.

By Reid Wilson  |  02:07 PM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  budget, California, economy, education, high-speed rail, newsletter, States, Transportation

Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 01/02/2014

Early figures suggest number of traffic fatalities fell in 2013

Traffic fatalities continued to trend downward in 2013, according to early reports.

By Reid Wilson  |  01:26 PM ET, 01/02/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  newsletter, public health, Rankings, States, Transportation

Posted at 02:14 PM ET, 09/30/2013

New York, D.C.-area workers face longest commutes

People in major metro areas spend more time commuting, with many using public transportation.

By Reid Wilson  |  02:14 PM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  commute, Rankings, States, Transportation