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Globe Editorial

Narrow rules are no excuse to withhold rail money

(Tim Shaffer/Reuters)
December 21, 2009

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The Federal Railroad Administration should conduct a quick environmental review of the tracks on the Northeast Corridor and strive to complete the work in time for Northeastern states to qualify for rail funds under the stimulus bill. If that's not possible, Congress should change the rules. (Full article: 389 words)

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