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Hotline #1,035

NARP “Rally For Trains” Economic Report Demonstrates Disparities; USDOT Proposes Ease of Environmental Review; Adirondack Scenic Railroad Wins Court Ruling; Brightline to Receive New Train Set

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Hotline #1,034

House Passes Appropriations Act to Support Amtrak; NARP Gears Up To Celebrate 50 Years; Purple Line Moves Forward In Construction Process

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Hotline #1,033

Amtrak’s Coscia Urges Gateway Forward; Transit Services Begin After Irma; Dallas City Council Supports New Rail Projects; Amtrak Releases New Campaign

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Hotline #1,032

Anti-Amtrak Amendments Defeated; NY Penn Station Returns to Normal; Trump Discusses Gateway; Uber Partners with Sound Transit; Irma Causes Suspensions

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Hotline #1,031

Amtrak and Metro Houston Suspend Service; Officials Find a Way Forward for New Equipment for California and Midwest; NY Penn Station to Resume Full Service Tuesday

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Hotline #1,030

Penn Station To Resume Regular Service; SEPTA Train Crash Injures 33; STB Pressures CSX; SMART Begins Service; Purple Line Set to Break Ground

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Hotline #1,029

Trump Signs Order On Infrastructure; TSA Warns Of Train Terrorist Attacks; SMART To Begin Service August 25; HSR In TX Hits Two Milestones

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Hotline #1,028

Infrastructure Borrowing Drops; FRA Issues New Bids For Service Operators; Brightline Service To Begin By End Of Year; Amtrak Offers Service To Total Eclipse

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Hotline #1,027

WH Reaffirms Commitment To Infrastructure; CAHSR Opens Fresno Bridge; #SummerByRail Launched July 31; Amtrak and Lyft Partner Up

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Hotline #1,026

Senate Committee Approves Budget; MTA Announces Two-Phase Stabilization Plan; Trump Creates Advisory Council; #SummerByRail Kicks Off Monday

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