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    Invest in America, Commit to the Future

    Secretary Foxx makes the case for a multi-year transportation bill in bus tour through eight states.

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    DOT Budget Highlights Fiscal Year 2015

    The FY 2015 President’s Budget request includes a $302 billion four-year surface transportation reauthorization proposal that will improve the operation and condition of the nation’s surface transportation systems.

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    DOT launches Data Innovation Challenge

    Do you have what it takes to create innovative tools to address our nation’s transportation challenges or revolutionize the way Americans see and understand the transportation system they use every day? 

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    Making Our Railroads Safe

    We promote and regulate safety throughout the Nation's railroad industry with 400 Federal safety inspectors operating out of 8 regions.

  • Workers on Tracks

    Love Trains? Work for Us.

    The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) is ranked by its employees as one of the top-rated agencies to work for. Help us make the country’s railroads and transportation systems faster and safer.