Vice President Biden Announces Six Year Plan to Build National High-Speed Rail Network

Vice President Joe Biden today announced a comprehensive plan that will help the nation reach President Obama’s goal of giving 80 percent of Americans access to high-speed rail within 25 years, as outlined in his State of the Union address.

The proposal will place high-speed rail on equal footing with other surface transportation programs and revitalize America’s domestic rail manufacturing industry by dedicating $53 billion over six years to continue construction of a national high-speed and intercity passenger rail network. Read more at Whitehouse.gov:

Vice President Biden Announces Six Year Plan to Build National High-Speed Rail Network



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