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Trouble ahead for New York’s Amtrak if Trump’s 2020 budget proposal advances

(Source: Albany Times-Union, April 19, 2019)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Trump administration's proposed 2020 budget would cut transportation funding by $5.9 billion, shifting rail infrastructure costs onto states and shrinking long-distance Amtrak routes like the Lake Shore Limited. But Democrats in Congress show little appetite for President Donald Trump's austerity plan.

Full story: Albany Times-Union

Monday, April 22, 2019

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