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Government & Politics
10:29 am
Mon March 11, 2013

Policy Group Tells State to Evaluate Subsidizing AMTRAK

The future of Amtrak service in Western Pennsylvania lies with the state legislature, but there is no shortage of groups that want to give their input.
Credit Bruce Fingerhood

A local public policy group is asking the commonwealth to ask some hard questions before subsidizing AMTRAK's ride from Pittsburgh to Harrisburg on a train called The Pennsylvanian

The passenger rail train service has lost some federal funds, and is now looking to Pennsylvania for $5.7 million.

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