• Trump threatens tariff increase this week

    Submitted by 303cycling on May 20th, 2019

    President Donald Trump on Sunday said he would increase the punitive tariffs on some Chinese goods, including bikes and bike products, from 10% to 25% on Friday.  Read more

    • AP Reports Trump Admin’s New transportation grants ditch bikes and walkways

      Submitted by 303cycling on April 10th, 2018

      Forget about bike-share stations in Chicago or pedestrian walkways in Oakland. That’s so Obama-era.

      In the Trump administration, a popular $500 million transportation grant program is focused more on projects in rural areas that turned out for Donald Trump in the 2016 election. That means more road and rail projects in GOP strongholds such as Idaho, North Dakota, and Oklahoma, and fewer “greenways,” ‘‘complete streets” and bike lanes. Read more