TITLE

Mississippi Sen. Loft to Urge Senate to Pass Amtrak Funding Legislation

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;1/19/2006, Vol. 355 Issue 32301, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plans of Senator Trent Lott to bring legislation he authored to the floor that would grant 11.4 billion dollars spending on Amtrak over six years in the U.S. The legislator believes that the nation needs a national rail passenger system. His Amtrak bill has included placeholder language for a provision allowing states to issue taxable tax-credit bonds.
ACCESSION #
19715633

 

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