Transportation Report

David Wildstein meets with feds on bridge scandal

Former Port Authority of New York and New Jersey official David Wildstein who resigned in the wake of the George Washington Bridge scandal, met with federal prosecutors last week, according to Main Justice.

Several people familiar with the investigation told the legal blog that Wildstein was “camped at the U.S. Attorney’s office” in Newark for several days last week. 



Week ahead: Lawmakers turn their sights toward Mars

A week after focusing on General Motors handling of recalls on over a million of its cars, lawmakers will turn their attention to space this week.

The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee is scheduled to hold a hearing on Wednesday about NASA’s “exploration strategy, international cooperation in space, and commercial space efforts.”

The hearing, which will be chaired by Sen. Bill Nelson (D-Fla.), will be titled “From Here to Mars.”