Reconnecting the Midwest with fast, frequent and reliable trains.


February 15, 2018

The Trump administration released its long-awaited “$1.5 trillion” infrastructure proposal this week. It contains no new revenue for transportation. Instead, the plan begins with more than $200 billion “saved” by making drastic cuts to existing infrastructure programs, including long-distance trains. The remaining $1.3 trillion is supposed to come from states and local governments, or private investors.