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Amtrak advances high-speed plans, ignores GOP calls for privatization

(Source: The Hill, August 24, 2011)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Amtrak announced Wednesday that it was hiring an accounting firm to plan the financing for its high-speed rail proposals, despite House Republican intentions of privatizing parts of the national passenger rail service.

Full story: www.thehill.com

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

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