Judge Leon is the Dean Smith of this much-needed transit option.
(Patrick Semansky / Associated Press)
The jurist whose ruling has blocked the Purple Line made a poor ruling, but he was not unethical.
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A federal judge and the Trump administration endanger a rational transit project.
A longer wish list includes D.C.-area transit projects left off previous list to the White House.
(The Washington Post / Gene Thorp)
Lori Aratani and Katherine Shaver
Maryland officials say they can’t build the light-rail line without $900 million in federal aid.
(John McDonnell / The Washington Post)
(John McDonnell / THE WASHINGTON POST)
A federal law protecting migratory birds’ nests means trees on trail can’t be cut after March.
(Michael Robinson Chavez / The Washington Post)
(Sarah L. Voisin / The Washington Post)
The Talbot Avenue bridge had been slated for demolition as part of Purple Line construction.