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Metro announces inauguration service:
Metro will open early, close late
, run rush hour service, and charge rush fares for most of Inauguration Day. The Smithsonian, Archives, and Mt. Vernon Square stops will also be closed. (Post)
Transportation tops MD agenda:
Maryland's General Assembly will attempt to tackle several transportation issues
in its upcoming session, perhaps including a higher gas tax to help fund the Purple Line and other projects. (Gazette)
What DC Council travel costs taxpayers:
Vincent Orange spent $1,750 of public funds for a trip to LA; Jim Graham $1,500. Jack Evans and Yvette Alexander spent over $400 a night for rooms in Las Vegas, while Michael Brown was far more thrifty. There seems to be little pattern to what travel expenses
are allowed. (City Paper)
Budget autonomy supporter Darrell Issa is moving oversight of DC
from a subcommittee to the full House Oversight and Government Reform committee, which he chairs. Eleanor Holmes Norton likes the change. (City Paper)
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