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High-speed rail funding wins approval by Senate panel

(Source: Bloomberg news, September 21, 2011)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — A committee of the Democrat- controlled U.S. Senate amended spending legislation to direct $100 million to President Barack Obama’s high-speed rail program next year, a day after its transportation subcommittee omitted funding for the initiative.

Full story: Bloomberg News

Monday, September 26, 2011

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