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New York to push Congress on response to oil train fires

(Source: McClatchy News Service, July 28, 2014)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — New York state fire officials are pressing Congress for $100 million in emergency funding to pay for a nationwide training program for firefighters to address the new scale of risk presented by trains carrying millions of gallons of flammable crude oil.

Full story: Fort Worth Star-Telegram

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

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