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Amtrak: Funding for Intercity Passenger Rail

Document Series
Allen Rutter
Speaker Title
Amtrak Senate Committee on Appropriations
Subject Amtrak
National Railroad Passenger Corporation, Financial Challenges
Chairman Murray and members of the Subcommittee; intercity passenger rail service is facing its most significant financial challenge since the passage of the Rail Passenger Service Act in 1970 created the National Railroad Passenger Corporation - better known as Amtrak. Many in this room today face decisions that will have significant bearing on the short-term prospects of this form of transportation.
Download 2002-06-20 Allen Rutter before Amtrak Senate Committee on Appropriations.pdf
Last updated: Thursday, June 20, 2002
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