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Amtrak: Funding for Intercity Passenger Rail

Document Series
Testimony
Speaker
Allen Rutter
Speaker Title
Administrator
Audience
Amtrak Senate Committee on Appropriations
Subject Amtrak
Keywords
National Railroad Passenger Corporation, Financial Challenges
Abstract/Summary
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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