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Cut Back the Department of Transportation

By Chris Edwards – Re-Blogged From http://www.DownsizingGovernment.org

The Department of Transportation subsidizes and regulates highways, airports, air traffic control, urban transit, passenger rail, and other activities. 803 more words

GDP & Employment

Amtrak is Adding Cars, Trains and Stops in Philadelphia during Pope's Visit

Amtrak says it’s adding trains and cars to help travelers get around during Pope Francis’ U.S. visit next month.The rail carrier says it will add 34 extra trains for Francis’ Sept. 91 more words

Pope Francis

Transportation Update - Amtrak Service from Wilmington to Philadelphia For Papal Visit

The tens of thousands of people traveling to the downtown Wilmington train station and transferring to public transportation going to Philadelphia to see Pope Francis next month can expect closed roads and to walk up to a half-mile from their vehicle. 101 more words

Pope Francis

Bike Tour Part 2 - East Coast, USA.

Since Mexico I spent 6 weeks on Catalina Island, California (20 miles east off the coast of LA). I spent my time teaching children about marine biology through kayaking, snorkeling and lectures about the ocean! 290 more words


Cold War Radio #213

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The River is Afire!

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Going Down to Houston on a Train with a Bunch of Feta Cheese

I plan to keep a bi-weeklyish blog of my REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) research in Houston, Texas this summer – just like I did over my semester in China.  419 more words