This comes from Virginians for High Speed Rail. It mentions Virginia representatives, look up your congressman and contact them.
House Bill 3288, the legislation that has the transportation appropriations for fiscal year 2010 is being voted on today. The House Appropriations committee raised President Obama’s $1 billion for high-speed rail to $4 billion. Representative Latham has offered an amendment that would lower the appropriation back to $1 billion.
Please call your Congressman and ask them to vote NO on the Latham Amendment.
1st District: Rep. Rob Wittman: (202) 225-4261
2nd District: Rep. Glenn Nye: (202) 225-4215
3rd District: Rep. Bobby Scott: (202) 225-8351
4th District: Rep. Randy Forbes: (202) 225-6365
5th District: Rep. Tom Perriello: (202) 225-4711
6th District: Rep. Robert W. Goodlatte: (202) 225-5431
7th District: Rep. Eric I. Cantor: (202) 225-2815
8th District: Rep. James P. Moran: (202) 225-4376
9th District: Rep. Rick Boucher: (202) 225-3861
10th District: Rep. Frank R. Wolf: (202) 225-5136
11th District: Rep. Gerry E. Connolly: (202) 225-1492
Thank you for helping us keep this important funding for high-speed rail.