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Even when a driver’s at fault in a crash with a cyclist, low liability insurance minimums can mean the cyclist can’t get full medial reimbursement. Perhaps there should be higher limits for non-motorist damages. (RPUS, WashCycle) Twitter
The “first woman driver,” or at least the first with a license, is Anne French, who lived on Capitol Hill. She got her license in 1900, a year after DC started requiring them. (TBD) Twitter
Maryland may raise gas tax
Maryland may raise its gas tax to compensate for a fall-off in federal stimulus money. Last year the General Assembly refused even to index the current tax, set at 23.5¢ per gallon, to inflation. (Examiner) Twitter