TTD in the news Archives

Huffington Post—Rejecting Scrooge-like Transportation Budgets in 2014

Friday, December 27, 2013

Aviation Daily—Airline Globalization on Steroids

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Politico—Anthony Foxx: DOT Will Consider Banning Cell Phone Calls on Planes

Friday, December 13, 2013

Altoona Mirror—Don’t Derail Amtrak: Poll Says Pennsylvanians Want it Funded

Sunday, November 24, 2013

CQ—Airlines, Unions Back Effort to Thwart Customs Facility in Abu Dhabi

Monday, November 18, 2013

The Hill—Kentucky Poll Shows Amtrak Support

Monday, November 18, 2013—Poll: Kentuckians Support More Amtrak Funding, Service

Friday, November 15, 2013

Huffington Post—Rebuild America or Let it Wither

Friday, November 1, 2013

The Hill—Unions push for bus driver, train crew rules

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Des Moines Register-Another View: Americans’ Appetite for Amtrak Service Growing

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

The Hill—Transit Union Poll: Swing District Voters Back Amtrak

Thursday, October 10, 2013

The Hill—Advocates Applaud Sen. Boxer’s Transportation Funding Proposal

Sunday, September 29, 2013

Press Associates Union News Service—Fed Departments, Individual Unions Join Push for Waterways Bill

Friday, September 27, 2013

Politico — Labor Vows to Give Democrats a Jolt

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

Aviation Week—Keep Air Transport Out of U.S.-EU Trade Talks

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

National Journal—When Lobbying for Infrastructure, Even Unity Is Not Enough

Thursday, July 25, 2013

The Hill—Why preclearance in Abu Dhabi is a bad deal for America

Monday, July 22, 2013

NATIONAL JOURNAL—There Are Three P’s in PPP’s

Friday, July 19, 2013

Marine Log—AFL CIO: Time to reconsider flawed TWIC program

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

National Journal—Take Away Ideology, Amtrak is a Highway

Friday, June 14, 2013

Politico – Congress loses transportation’s ‘relentless warrior’ with Lautenberg death

Monday, June 3, 2013

Trade Only – Senate passes dredging bill

Thursday, May 16, 2013 – Trucking’s reaction to Foxx as DOT chief swift and courteous

Tuesday, April 30, 2013

The Hill – Obama taps Charlotte Mayor Foxx for secretary of Transportation

Monday, April 29, 2013

National Journal – Belt-Tightening? Hardly

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

National Journal—Buying American is So American

Tuesday, March 19, 2013

The Hill-Ryan Budget Targets DOT, High-Speed Rail Funding

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Florida Coalition Against Human Trafficking – Transportation Unions Join Fight Against Human Trafficking

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Huffington Post Blog – America, Let’s Get Back to Work

Friday, March 8, 2013

The Hill–TSA, Amtrak Concessions Workers Unions Join AFL-CIO Trades Department

Thursday, February 28, 2013

Progressive Railroading – Labor leaders urge Congress to pass long-term Amtrak plan

Thursday, February 28, 2013

AIN Online—Union Demands More Oversight of Contract Maintenance

Monday, February 25, 2013

Politico—Advocates: Lautenberg Saved Lives

Thursday, February 14, 2013

Politico—Transportation: Things to Watch in 2013

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

The Hill–Unions Want Big Transportation Push in State of the Union

Monday, February 11, 2013

Politico—Modest Hopes for Transportation in SOTU

Friday, February 8, 2013

Transportation Issues Daily – Roundup of Reactions to LaHood Resignation

Sunday, February 3, 2013

The Hill-Unions to Obama: Replace LaHood with Transportation Funding Defender

Thursday, January 31, 2013

CQ Roll Call-Labor Tries to Break DeMint’s Blockade of FAA Nominee

Thursday, November 22, 2012

The Hill-GOP Takes Aim at Strengthened Amtrak

Thursday, November 22, 2012

The Hill–Obama victory likely to preserve highway, Amtrak funding

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Aviation Week-Obama, Romney at Odds Over Approach to Labor

Monday, October 8, 2012

The Hill-Transportation union: Romney would ‘permanently delay’ US aviation system

Thursday, October 4, 2012

Politico Pro Transport—Amtrak and White House Transit Forum

Friday, September 14, 2012

CQToday—GOP Critics of Amtrak Seize on New Report Questioning Efficiency of Service

Wednesday, September 12, 2012

The Hill–Union criticizes Romney for neglecting transportation in acceptance speech

Friday, August 31, 2012

The Hill–Union Defends Amtrak Concession Workers

Friday, August 3, 2012

Mitt Romney Unfit to be Chief Steward of This Country

Thursday, July 19, 2012

The Hill—Transportation Union: Romney Needs to be Enrolled in ‘Economics 101′

Thursday, July 19, 2012

The Hill—Union Knocks GOP Governors on Transportation Funding Rejections

Tuesday, July 17, 2012

The Hill—Highway Talks Veer Toward Stalemate

Sunday, June 10, 2012

The Hill—Despite Bleak Jobs Report, Transportation Sector Sees Gains

Friday, June 1, 2012

TTD Goes on Air to Fight American Delay Tactics

Monday, May 21, 2012

Huffington Post Blog – Those Scofflaws At American Airlines

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

The Hill—Insiders Pessimistic About Highway Bill Talks

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Associated Press—Highway Bill Enters Legislative Homestretch

Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Huffington Post Blog—Richard Branson is Quite Busy Not Owning Virgin America

Tuesday, April 10, 2012

Politico—On the Road to a Transportation Bill, More Bumps and Turns Ahead

Thursday, April 5, 2012

Fire Dog Lake—Long-Term Surface Transportation Bill Unlikely Before Election

Monday, April 2, 2012

TTD President Wytkind on The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann

Friday, March 30, 2012

The Hill’s Transportation Report—Transport Union Slams Ryan Budget

Tuesday, March 20, 2012

The Hill’s Transportation Report—Transportation Lobby Sees Road to Short-Term Highway Spending Legislation

Sunday, March 18, 2012

The Hill’s Transportation Report—K Street Pessimistic About Highway Bills

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Huffington Post Blog – House GOP Needs to Stop Pushing ‘Message’ Bill and Pass a Transportation Jobs Bill

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Associated Press-Solution to Crumbling Roads, Bridges Elusive

Thursday, February 2, 2012

Huffington Post Blog – Giving Up My Seat on the Bus

Wednesday, January 25, 2012

National Journal Blog – Commuter Benefits: A Payroll Tax Cut Congress Can Agree On

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Brinkmanship on Air Safety Bill Must Stop

Tuesday, October 4, 2011

National Journal Blog – Privatization Will Bankrupt Amtrak

Friday, June 24, 2011

The Hill’s Congress Blog – Congress Must Not Block Safety Improvements in Aviation Safety Bill

Thursday, June 2, 2011

Firedoglake Blog – Shocker: Gov. Walker Not So Lucky in his Request for High Speed Rail Funds

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

National Journal Blog – Dismiss These Reckless Proposals

Monday, January 24, 2011

National Journal Blog – Demagoguery Trumps Job Creation

Friday, December 17, 2010

National Journal Blog – Owed a Debt of Gratitude

Tuesday, November 9, 2010

National Journal Blog – Time to Think Big

Wednesday, October 27, 2010

Transportation Investments: We Need to Think Big

Thursday, October 21, 2010

National Journal Blog – Further Delay is Not an Option

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Congress Needs to Pass FAA Bill

Sunday, September 19, 2010

National Journal Blog – Save Jobs and Preserve Services

Tuesday, June 1, 2010

Editorial on NMB Change in Huffington Post

Tuesday, May 11, 2010

National Journal Blog – What should the gas tax pay for? In a word, transportation.

Friday, March 5, 2010