This article, published by Government Technology, quotes Discovery Institute Fellow Bruce Agnew:
“Intercity rail has been a neglected stepchild for 30 years. It is the missing link,” said Bruce Agnew, director of the Cascadia Center for Regional Development, a group working to get high-speed rail service in the Pacific Northwest. “There has to be commitment at all levels of government to make it work.”
The rest of the article can be found here.