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Senate advances DOT nominee; FRA post remains stalled

(Source: Railway Age, November 10, 2017)

NEW YORK — The United States Senate has advanced President Trump’s pick for the number-three post at the Department of Transportation, squashing protests from three of the four Democrats representing New York and New Jersey, who want the Administration to commit to the federal share of the multi-billion-dollar Northeast Corridor Gateway Program. However, the number-one spot at the Federal Railroad Administration remains trapped in a contentious game of political maneuvering.

Full story: Railway Age

Monday, November 13, 2017

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