Did you see the big news out of Illinois last week? Governor Rauner's new proposed budget – designed to solve Illinois' serious fiscal challenges – calls for cuts to dozens of programs, including passenger rail.
On February 5, 2015 the House T&I Committee introduced a bill to fund and reform existing Amtrak operations. With similar low rates of funding as previous years, it’s yet another status quo bill that we’ve come to expect from Congress.
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