Take Your Politicians to Bike Day

Last Tuesday morning I was up in Appleton to participate in a bicycle roundtable with Congressman Reid Ribble. Congressman Ribble represents Wisconsin’s 8th Congressional District and is a member, along with Congressman Tom Petri, of the House’s Transportation and Infrastructure Committee. The roundtable was organized by Rob Gusky, Kimberly-Clark’s Ambassador of Cycling, and brought together representatives [...]


Still Time to Save Cycling

The Bike Fed received our last update about the Petri (R-WI)/Johnson (R-IL) amendment to the House Transportation Bill around 8:30 last night.  The news is mixed as Petri has only two solid Republican votes in support of his amendment on the 59 member committee. Rep. Reid Ribble, (R-WI) who represents the 8th district (click to see map), [...]