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Amtrak may put passengers on buses in fight over PTC

(Source: Bloomberg, September 13, 2018)

NEW YORK — As railroads across the nation race to complete a congressional deadline for installing safety technology, Amtrak is threatening to substitute buses for trains on lines that lack the equipment, triggering a furious response from the mostly rural areas.

Full story: The Gazette

Friday, September 14, 2018

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