Tag Archives: Department of Transportation

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In the News: Obama Promises to Speed Up Infrastructure Projects; Cain Skips Scheduled Press Conference and More

A few noteworthy headlines around the Web

See what’s going on in the world with today’s compilation of news around the Web

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Drivers No Longer Need To Pass a Vision Test?

Looks like the blind are leading the blind in government cost cutting

New York’s DMV now allows licence renewals online, which bypasses the standard eye exam, opening…

By Caroline Clarke

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On Standby: New Airline Passenger Rules

These proposed changes might take the frustration out of your next flight

If you’ve ever been bumped from a flight, you know the frustration that comes with…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Black Firms Shut Out of Stimulus Projects

African Americans aren't getting fair share of funds

Black contractors aren’t getting their fair share of the stimulus dollars being poured into transportation…

By Joyce Jones

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DOT Partners With Carver Bank in Loan Program

Small, disenfranchised businesses gain access to contracts

The United States Department of Transportation announced that Carver Bank has been selected as New…

By LaToya M. Smith

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The Department of Transportation

Rail programs among the business opportunities at the agency

Belinda P. Coleman neither paves streets nor
builds bridges, but her company does serve as…

By Simone Richards

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U.S. Releases Funds for Transportation Projects

President Barack Obama addresses a crowd gathered at the Department of Transportation to discuss…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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