U.S. High-Speed Rail Champion Looks to France for Inspiration

Sanchez, Humberto; Ferris, Craig T.
August 2001
Bond Buyer;8/13/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31201, p1
Trade Publication
Reports on the legislation introduced by Representative James Oberstar that would allow Amtrak to issue up to 12 million dollars of taxable tax-credit bonds for high-speed rail projects in the United States. Structure of the bonds; Political will needed to build a high-speed train in the U.S.


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