(credit: CBS)

RI Lawmakers Eye Rejected Florida Railroad Money

Rhode Island’s U.S. senators are asking that part of the $2.5 billion in funding for Florida’s high-speed rail projects be redirected to their state after Florida’s governor turned down the money earlier this week.


Amtrak: long-term plan for high-speed rail

Amtrak is unveiling a $117 billion plan it hopes will bring high-speed rail to the East Coast by 2040, drastically reducing travel times along the congested corridor.