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SmartBrief covers a broad range of issues within the transportation sector. Our newsletters report the latest on  commercial airline company news and trends, airport security issues and TSA, the airline passenger experience, and North America's freight railroads, along with Amtrak. 

More gun-toting seniors are getting stopped at a Texas airport


  • WFAA-TV (Dallas-Fort Worth)

A recent uptick in senior citizens arrested at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport for mistakenly leaving guns in their carry-on bags may reflect a broader trend of increasingly armed elderly peop… Read More

Democratic lawmakers call for long-term transportation funding in Minn.


  • Finance and Commerce (Minneapolis)

A group of Democratic lawmakers advocated for a long-term transportation bill at the Rail~Volution conference in Minnesota, calling on Congress to end gridlock and find a way to invest properly in inf… Read More