Lipinski Glad GOP Is Backing Off Bill That Would Slash Urban TransitU.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: Freight Trains Delay 99 Percent Of Chicago-To-New Orleans RunsAmtrak has filed an official complaint against Canadian National railway for regular delays on the route from Chicago to New Orleans.
Lipinski Pushes For Six-Year Transportation Funding BillEven 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.
Lawmakers: Loss Of Federal Highway Funds Could Cost Illinois 65,000 JobsA bipartisan push is underway from key lawmakers, who want to extend a federal highway bill and save jobs in Illinois.
Lipinski Wants Korean War Museum In Chicago AreaIdeas for a national museum to tell the story of the Korean War have shifted from Springfield to the Chicago area.
Plans On Track To Expand Heritage Corridor Train ServicePlans to expand commuter service on the Heritage Corridor rail line in the southwest suburbs appear to be on track.