TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Sanchez, Humberto; Ferris, Craig T.
PUB. DATE
August 2001
SOURCE
Bond Buyer;8/13/2001, Vol. 337 Issue 31201, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
5034161

 

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