Reorganize DOT, Says Policy Group

Washington interests eye more 'mode-neutral' approach, broader goals for regulatory agency
Journal of Commerce
Jun. 10, 2009

"The latest call for a shakeup at DOT comes from the Bipartisan Policy Center’s National Transportation Policy Project, a group led by former members of Congress that includes shipper and carrier representatives as well as government and foundation officials.

"'The U.S. DOT should be reorganized and more closely linked with other federal agencies' to reflect federal economic, energy and environmental goals, the NTPP said in its final report on U.S. transportation policy, released June 9 in Washington."