House members call on DOT to provide Amtrak with full funding

08/19/2011 | GoLocalProv.com (Providence, R.I.)

Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I., and several other House lawmakers in the Northeast urged Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood to disburse the full amount of funds committed to Amtrak's Northeast Corridor. "Infrastructure improvements to the Northeast Corridor take on new urgency as it is an investment in job and economic opportunities for our region that will help reduce energy consumption and generate sustained economic activity," said Cicilline.

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