• Senate adjourns awaiting House vote on U.S. highway bill

    by  • June 28, 2012 • Federal Funding, No Digest • 0 Comments

    By Daniel Strauss
    June 28, 07:45 PM ET
    Published in The Hill

    The Senate adjourned Thursday evening without voting on three major pieces of legislation with fast approaching deadlines.

    The chamber adjourned without voting on a highway bill

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    James Wilson is the executive director of Bike Delaware. He is a member of the Association of Pedestrian and Bicycle Professionals (by whom he was named the 2014 Professional of the Year, Nonprofit Sector), the Institute of Transportation Engineers and the Delaware Bicycle Council. He serves on the board of directors of Delaware Greenways and as the co-chair of the policy committee of the Advisory Council on Walkability and Pedestrian Awareness. He holds engineering degrees from Yale University and the University of Texas at Austin and is the only registered lobbyist for cycling and walking in Delaware. He helped create, and continues to lead Bike Delaware's participation in, the Walkable Bikeable Delaware campaign. During his tenure as Bike Delaware's executive director, Delaware advanced in the national Bicycle Friendly State rankings for five years in a row, farther and faster than any other state, ever. Delaware is now officially ranked as the #3 Bicycle Friendly State in America.

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