Companies that depend on railroads to transport their goods or commodities say big rail companies are unfairly raising prices, and they are calling on Congress to lay down stricter federal regulations. The debate over pricing as grown in recent years as railroad companies finally started to see big profits. One company, Seminole Electric Cooperative of Tampa, Fla., said in a federal complaint that CSX Corp. had doubled its rate for shipping coal, which would result in a $100 million increase in Florida customers' electric bills.

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