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  • A Win for the National Network and the Southwest Chief

    The Senate passed a funding bill that boosts Amtrak funding and keeps the Southwest Chief running. Please join us in saying “thank you” to the Senators who helped us stand up for America’s national train network!

  • 2018 Advocacy Toolkit

    Follow-Up With Your Member of Congress NOW!

  • Hotline #1,079

    Amtrak Ends Toys for Tots Partnership; New Acela Interiors Revealed; CHSRA Defends HSR Before Rail Committee; Pittsburgh Narrowly Missed Light Rail Disaster

  • Hotline #1,078

    Rail Passengers See Victory in FY2019 Minibus; WSP Hired To Study HSR Between Seattle and Vancouver; Quiet Zones Delayed On Brightline Route; Sen. Schumer Calls on FRA to Hire More Rail Bridge Inspectors

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