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Former Secretary of Transportation and Illinois Congressman Ray LaHood responded to Sunday’s Bronx train derailment with a call for a massive increase in spending put towards transportation investment. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

LaHood: Train Derailment Shows Need For Massive Increase In DOT Investment

Former Secretary of Transportation and Illinois Congressman Ray LaHood (R-IL) responded to Sunday’s Bronx train derailment with a call for a massive increase in spending put towards transportation investment.

12/02/2013

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Feds Order Shutdown of D.C. Tour Bus Company

The U.S. Department of Transportation has ordered a Washington tour bus company to shut down after an investigation found that its vehicles and drivers are unsafe.

04/24/2013

Department of Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood-- the only remaining GOP member in President Obama's cabinet -- has decided to leave. (Photo by Taylor Hill/Getty Images)

Only Republican From First-Term Obama Cabinet Decides to Leave

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood, the only Republican still in President Barack Obama’s first-term Cabinet, said Tuesday he plans to leave the administration. His move continues an exodus that will give Obama’s team a new look in his second term.

01/29/2013

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Fatal Air Crash Decline Presents Safety Challenge

It’s been 43 months since the last deadly airline crash in the United States, the longest period without a fatal domestic accident since commercial aviation expanded after World War II. Why isn’t that all good news?

10/19/2012

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Those Air Bags May Need a Second Look

Air bags represent a symbol of safety that’s required in all modern cars, but a recent alert issued by the government warns drivers to pump those brakes before hitting the wall.

10/10/2012

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Jackson To D.C. Intermittent Flights Now Permanent

US Airways and the federal government have announced that intermittent flights between Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Washington, D.C., will become permanent.

07/25/2012

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Department Of Transportation Awards Grants For Transit Improvements In Virginia

The U.S Department of Transportation has awarded $3 million in grants for public transit improvements in Virginia.

07/23/2012

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