Looking toward '09

September 2007
Hill;9/28/2007, Vol. 14 Issue 113, p14
The author reflects on the chances of the bill overhauling railways in the U.S. by Representative Jim Oberstar (D-Minn.), chairman of the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, to be passed in Congress. He argues the belief of Oberstar that the bill can become a law in a subsequent administration if not in the context of the present administration. For him, Oberstar is just looking toward January 2009 when Democrats have bigger majorities in both chambers of Congress.


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