Are U.S. passenger trains really that bad? Itís complicated

(Source: CNET, December 9, 2018)

WASHINGTON, D.C. ó Compared to other wealthy nations, passenger trains in the US seem to lag far behind. Recently I covered Amtrak and CalTrans' unveil of a next-generation locomotive called the Charger, and the comments surrounding the article on social media were surprisingly negative. Though they came from all sides, the common refrain was that train travel in the US is bad.

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Monday, December 10, 2018

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