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LIMITED FEDERAL INVESTMENT LIMITS NEC INFRASTRUCTURE

Categories: Finance & Investment, Infrastructure Improvements, Policy

June 7, 2013: The reduced level of federal investment in Northeast Corridor infrastructure has resulted in a cumulative degradation of its components, nearing the loss of asset functionality and decreased reliability of the system that threatens the successful continuity of passenger rail operations, Amtrak President and CEO Joe Boardman told a Congressional committee today.