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High-speed rail in the U.S. has new promise, and new pitfalls

(Source: Curbed, May 3, 2019)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — During a press conference last month to announce that his multifaceted Virgin brand would be taking over a U.S. train line in Florida, British billionaire Richard Branson pointedly criticized the current state of rail service in this country.

Full story: Curbed

Monday, May 6, 2019

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