President Donald Trump’s budget proposal envisions deep cuts to Amtrak’s long distance network. Here, an Amtrak regional train arrives in Alexandria, Virginia, in August 2015.
President Donald Trump’s budget proposal envisions deep cuts to Amtrak’s long distance network. Here, an Amtrak regional train arrives in Alexandria, Virginia, in August 2015. Curtis Tate McClatchy
President Donald Trump’s budget proposal envisions deep cuts to Amtrak’s long distance network. Here, an Amtrak regional train arrives in Alexandria, Virginia, in August 2015. Curtis Tate McClatchy

Trump proposes deep transportation cuts in rural regions that supported him

March 16, 2017 09:49 AM

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