Blumenthal To LaHood: Send Florida's Fast-Train Money Here

Featured in the Hartford Courant on March 9, 2011

"U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal met with U.S. Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood Wednesday to make a pitch for getting some of the $2.4 billion in federal high-speed rail money that Florida's governor spurned.

A delegation of senators from New Jersey and Delaware joined Blumenthal in pressing LaHood to redirect the rail funding to upgrade Amtrak's heavily used Northeast Corridor."

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