Road Worrier Blog

October 21, 2013

Fast trains get a fresh look from GOP legislators taking their seats on a Virginia-North Carolina compact

Obama’s fast-train initiative has not been popular with Republicans, but the effort is getting a second look in the McCrory era because the same tracks that serve Amtrak also carry freight trains.

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