Amtrak always liable?
Author: crmeatball
Date: 02-12-2018 - 07:41

I found this article very interesting. It seems as if the freight railroads have somehow negotiated themselves out of responsibility. As a tax-payer, who is very willing to pay his share to public transportation, this frustrates me. It seems as if Amtrak is over a barrel when it comes to negotiating with the host railroads, almost having to accept any demand in order to work out a deal.



In secret deal, tax-backed Amtrak pays for private railroads' screwups



Subject Written By Date/Time (PST)
  Amtrak always liable? crmeatball 02-12-2018 - 07:41
  Re: Amtrak always liable? Graham Buxton 02-12-2018 - 08:23
  Re: Amtrak always liable? Agent 99 02-12-2018 - 11:28
  Re: Amtrak always liable? Carol L Voss 02-12-2018 - 11:56
  Re: Amtrak always liable? Erik H. 02-15-2018 - 19:58
  Re: Amtrak always liable? Commenter 02-15-2018 - 21:53
  Re: Amtrak always liable? david vartanoff 02-16-2018 - 16:41
  Re: Amtrak always liable? OldPoleBurner 02-21-2018 - 20:02


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