Anthony Foxx appointed as Transportation Secretary

President Obama has appointed Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx as the next Secretary of Transportation.  The American Public Transportation Association says:

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“Mayor Anthony Foxx’s record shows that he is a champion of a balanced transportation system, in which public transportation plays a vital role.  This transportation vision will make America economically competitive,” said APTA Chair Flora Castillo.