Illinois governor proposes $12 million boost for Amtrak
(Source: The Register-Mail, March 12, 2013)
GALESBURG, Ill. — It’s far from reality at this point, but part of Gov. Pat Quinn’s budget proposal is to increase funding for state-supported Amtrak service by $12 million — a 46 percent jump that would bring total funding to $38 million — for the fiscal year beginning July 1. Illinois Zephyr and Carl Sandburg Amtrak service to Galesburg would be included.
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Wednesday, March 13, 2013