Is It Time to Revisit the 55 MPH Speed Limit? Ha!
Last ... 150 mph (much of the autobahn already has restricted speed limits, contrary to a popular perception). This drew outrage in Germany. And it’s unlikely that a 55 mph speed limit in the U.S. would get much traction with voters. Why do drivers ...
Federalism Fading: 55-MPH National Speed Limit Proposal
The Feds tried that gimmick, 1984-1995, with a 55 mph speed ... miles less than the last comparable period. Do the statistics really matter? Any State of the Union, except during the aberrational eleven years, can set its own speed limits, which invariably ...
Editorial: Cap U.S. Speed Limit At 55 Mph To Save Gas
In 1974, in response to an oil shortage caused by the Arab oil embargo, Congress set the national speed limit at 55 mph ... As we all do our small part to battle the fuel crisis, Congress is then allotted more time to consider long-term strategies.
Speed: What’s the limit?
We all see the speed-limit ... Do you think the government should reinstitute a national speed limit in order to decrease fuel economy consumption and save lives? Are speed warnings via GPS or other technology useful? Would you support a return to the 55 ...
Nicolls Road speed limit reduction raises hackles
August 1, 2014 9:04 PM By JUDY CARTWRIGHT firstname.lastname@example.org Judy Cartwright writes the Community Watchdog column bio | email A decision last ... speed limits within town borders. But the letter did not recommend keeping the 55 mph limit; instead ...