The Truth Behind Trump's Commercial Aviation Tweet

Politics | Emily Larsen
A Southwest Airlines jet taxis on the runway at Washington National Airport in Washington, U.S., August 9, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘Zero deaths in 2017’

Transportation Department In Trouble For Retweeting Steve Forbes

Politics | Thomas Phippen
Forbes Media Chairman and Editor-in-Chief Steve Forbes smiles as he speaks during a news conference before the Forbes Global CEO Conference in Kuala Lumpur September 12, 2011. REUTERS/Bazuki Muhammad

Yes, Twitter can get the government in trouble

Transportation Workers Will Now Face Drug Testing For Painkillers

US | Steve Birr
Prescription painkiller Hydrocodine Bitartrate and Acetaminopohen, 7.5mg/325mg pills, made by Mallinckrodt sit on a counter at a local pharmacy, in Provo, Utah, U.S., April 25, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/George Frey)

‘Ultimately save lives’

Trump Admin's Driverless Car Strategy Wants Businesses To Take The Wheel

Business | Eric Lieberman
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 23: U.S. President Donald Trump sits in the cab of a truck as he welcomes members of American Trucking Associations to the White House March 23, 2017 in Washington, DC. President Trump hosted truckers and CEOs for a listening session on healthcare. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘Entirely voluntary’

Airline Won't Face Fines For Dragging Passenger Off Plane

US | Gabrielle Okun
Chicago, Illinois, USA - March 19, 2017: United Airlines Boeing 777-200 passenger jet airliner arriving for a landing at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Shutterstock/ Stock photo

‘Dereliction of duty’

Study Blames Global Warming For Spike In Car Accident Deaths

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A car turned over after an accident on the highway. [Shutterstock - Godlikeart]

Except the data suggests otherwise

EXCLUSIVE: Here's Why These 2,300 People Blasted Metro

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
Metro Access bus. Steve Birr/DCNF

‘This system is complete garbage.’

Congressman May Give His Lobbyist Girlfriend's Employer Control Over Air Traffic's Billions

US | Andrew Follett
Laws against nepotism or favoritism of friends and relatives for jobs and advantages, 3D rendering (Shutterstock/David Carillet)

‘Shuster is giving parts of America’s air traffic control association to his girlfriend’

Author Of 'Torture Memos' Nominated For Trump Administration Position

Politics | James Burton
Getty Images/Mark Wilson

Here’s what he’ll be doing

First 'Solar FREAKIN Roadway' In The US Breaks ... Again

Energy | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels (Shutterstock/Lightboxx)

It caught on fire earlier this month

Report: Google Forced To Put Mirrors On Self-Driving Cars

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
A car turned over after an accident on the highway. [Shutterstock - Godlikeart]

‘Replace government micromanaging’

America's First Solar Roadway Is A Total Disaster

Energy | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels (Shutterstock/Lightboxx)

The troubled project now appears to have caught on fire…

Trump Preparing To Reverse Obama's Fuel Economy Mandate

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (L) sits beside U.S. President Donald Trump during a leadership lunch at the White House in Washington, U.S. March 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Essentially to put the EPA back on the original schedule’

Feds Ran Fraud Scheme In Transportation Department's Parking Lot

Politics | Kathryn Watson

Transportation employees defrauded taxpayers

Auto Dealers Urge Trump To Reduce Obama's Fuel Emission Rules

Energy | Chris White

‘1 million jobs could be at risk if we’re not given some level of flexibility …’

Trump's Pick To Head DOT Punts On Questions About Transportation Funding

Energy | Chris White
Mitch McConnell waves to supporters with his wife, former United States Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao, at his midterm election night rally in Louisville, Kentucky, November 4, 2014. REUTERS/John Sommers II

She called Trump’s ideas on infrastructure develop ‘ambitious’ and ‘futuristic’

Trump’s Transportation Sec Nominee Punts Questions About Wasteful Agency Funding

Energy | Chris White

She called Trump’s ideas on infrastructure develop ‘ambitious’ and ‘futuristic’