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“Know Your Road Lobbyists: The American Highway Users Alliance”

2009

Elana Schor on the New York Streetsblog

For a 77-year-old nonprofit group with substantial Washington clout, the American Highway Users Alliance keeps a pretty low profile.

Its members are not listed on its website, but interested parties are asked a few questions: “Are you outraged by the deaths of 120 people each day on our roads? Are you pro-environment AND pro-highway?” Average commuters might be lulled into thinking they could join with the click of a mouse.

But the Alliance has a specific agenda — which is on full display in the lobbying filings of Greg Cohen, its president and CEO.

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