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Obama puts $13 billion high-speed rail investment on track

Article: Obama puts $13 billion high-speed rail investment on track

WASHINGTON, DC, April 17, 2009 (ENS) – President Barack Obama Thursday released his administration’s plan for a new high-speed rail system that he says will reduce dependence on cars and planes and spur economic development. The plan identifies $8 billion provided in the Recovery Act plus $1 billion a year for five years requested in…