Jim Oberstar didn’t just bring bike trails to northern Minnesota.
Proof of that is in a tribute being run in the National Journal, with entries posted by a number of influential transportation policy makers and lobbyists from around the nation (including the Teamsters’ James Hoffa).
For a bit of national sweep on the outgoing House Transportation and Infrastructure chairman from Minnesota, click here.
Oberstar, an 18-term Iron Range Democrat, was narrowly defeated by GOP newbie Chip Cravaack, who is starting his first full day of freshman orientation in Washington today.

Older Post

Republicans sue St. Louis, Pine counties

Newer Post

Bachmann: Transportation projects shouldn't be earmarks