Transportation Secretary

US President Barack Obama (R) hugs Charlotte, North Carolina Mayor Anthony Foxx.  (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Foxx Sworn In As Next Transportation Secretary

The Transportation Department says former Charlotte, N.C., Mayor Anthony Foxx has been sworn in as President Barack Obama’s new transportation secretary.


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O’Malley Swears in Transportation Secretary

Maryland’s incoming transportation secretary says he’s confident in the prospects of building the Purple Line in Montgomery and Prince George’s counties, now that the state has new revenue to help pay for the light rail project.


File photo of the Mayor of Charlotte, Anthony R. Foxx. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

WH: Anthony Foxx In Line For Transportation Post

President Barack Obama on Monday will nominate Charlotte, N.C., Mayor Anthony Foxx as his new transportation secretary, a White House official said Sunday.


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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.