Biden announces six-year plan for high-speed rail network

    During a press conference today, Vice President Joe Biden and Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood announced the White House’s six-year plan to develop a national high-speed rail network.

     

    Lizz Fiedler was at 30th Street Station for the announcement, where Biden pledged $53 billion over six years to continue construction of a national high-speed and intercity passenger rail network. The first step includes an $8 billion investment into creating more access to high-speed rail service.

    Lizz will have the full report later.

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