Rep. Dan Lipinski
U.S. Rep. Dan Lipinski (D-Ill.) is celebrating a House Republican decision to back off a bill that could have meant severe cuts to funding for urban mass transit.
Amtrak has filed an official complaint against Canadian National railway for regular delays on the route from Chicago to New Orleans.
Even as Congress prepares to debate and vote on President Barack Obama’s jobs bill, behind the scenes, some lawmakers are talking about multi-year legislation to fund major transportation projects.
A bipartisan push is underway from key lawmakers, who want to extend a federal highway bill and save jobs in Illinois.
Ideas for a national museum to tell the story of the Korean War have shifted from Springfield to the Chicago area.
Plans to expand commuter service on the Heritage Corridor rail line in the southwest suburbs appear to be on track.