Join our mailing list!
(Your shopping cart is empty)
Diane Publishing Books
Intercity Passenger Rail: Highlights of GAO Report on Need for National Policy and Strategies to Maximize Public Benefits from Federal Expenditures
JayEtta Z. Hecker (au)
The future of intercity passenger rail service in the U.S. has come to a critical juncture. Amtrak continues to rely heavily on federal subsidies -- over $1 billion in recent years -- & operating losses have remained high. In addition, Amtrak will require billions of dollars to address deferred maintenance. These needs for Amtrak come at a time when the nation faces long-term fiscal challenges. Reexamining the federal role & expenditures on intercity passenger rail service will be difficult because opinions differ about what this service should be. This report contains the testimony of Hecker before the Nat. Surface Transportation Policy & Revenue Study Commission on Jan. 17, 2007, about issues in the recent report. Charts & tables.
Women of Strength: Biographies of 106 Who Have Excelled in Traditionally Male Fields, A.D. 61 to the Present
Office Computing Bible: Using Personal Computers at Work
How to Spec Type
Country Ribbon Crafts: Delightful Projects Using Easy Techniques
New View of Self: How Genes & Neurotransmitters Shape Your Mind, Your Personality, & Your Mental Health
Share your knowledge of this product with other customers...
Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
Become an Affiliate
Send Us Feedback
Copyright ï¿½ 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.