High-Speed Rail Bill for $12B in Debt Debuts in House

Ferris, Craig T.
June 2001
Bond Buyer;6/28/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31170, p7
Trade Publication
Reports on the introduction of a legislation that allows Amtrak Corp. to issue its taxable tax-credit bonds for high speed rail projects. Primary financing objective of the deal; Efforts that were undertaken by the U.S. senate regarding financing of high-speed rail projects; Opinion of the Democrat James L. Oberstar concerning financing of rail projects.


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