This article, published by The Register-Guard, quotes Discovery Institute Fellow Bruce Agnew:
The future is not quite so dire, said Bruce Agnew, director of the Cascadia Center, a Seattle-based transportation policy group.
Amtrak carries passengers through 46 states who board and alight at stations in 500 cities across the country. Lawmakers representing all those areas have proved historical allies for passenger rail, whatever their political affiliation, Agnew said.
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