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Maine Senate & House US Delegations Push Downeaster Legislation
- Created on Monday, 02 April 2012 23:33
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Congresswoman Chellie Pingree and Senator Olympia Snow are introducing legislation to preserve some $6 million in federal funding for the Downeaster.
This comes on the heels of House legislation that would eliminate CMAQ funding for state-operated railroads. The Downeaster has benefited from that policy for the last 10 years.
Latest report from the Kennebec Journal.