Tuesday, March 11, 2008

We're all bicycle advocates and Activists

As tree-huggy as bicyclists appear, political constituency-minded thinking speaks volumes to the power brokers in Washington DC. I was reminded of this during my second National Bike Summit last week.

In 1999, thirteen Lycra-clad bicyclists thought it would be smart to lobby about their two-wheeled passion on Capitol Hill. In 2000, a slightly larger group convened.

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