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Guest Comment: Critical period in truck size, weight issue as House considers legislation USMCA should be a shot in the arm for Kansas City Southern and the rail industry Governments, transit agencies, railroads respond to COVID-19 impact For the first time in 15 years, grade crossing safety gains a hearing Guest comment: RRIF Express will speed short lines' access to infrastructure funding Rail, safety advocates weigh in on LNG rule FAST Act reauthorization, crossing safety top policy priorities for rail Rail regulators intensify push to advance grade crossing safety NRC chairman's column: The association's year ahead Short-line tax credit gains new life Commentary: Surface transportation program reauthorization crucial this Congress — by U.S. Rep. Daniel Lipinski New York MTA approves reorganization plan Rising Stars 2019: Crystal Gitchell Rising Stars 2019: Matthew Bell Midwest rail shipper association's meeting mines the benefits, detriments of PSR FRA issues grants for 45 rail projects Short-line railroad association ain't broke, so don't fix it, new leader says Chuck Baker takes short-line association's reins Washington update 2019: What will a new and divided Congress mean for rail? USDOT awards 2018 BUILD grants Outlook 2019: Micro-transit, funding, PTC will be among major issues in transit, APTA CEO says Remembering the deadly Chatsworth train crash 10 years later Collaborative approaches, technological advances top Batory’s agenda at the FRA From the editor: Of tariffs, tiffs and tipping points From the editor: Railroad Day on Capitol Hill recapped Many commuter railroads could miss 2018 PTC deadline From the editor: Batory to use data-driven decision making as FRA administrator Infrastructure, regs, funding and NAFTA top rail's policy agenda Cutting red tape: Nonpartisan group floats ideas to fast-track permitting process Class I execs: Auto-related traffic will continue to be strong in 2017