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Mica’s influence already showing – News

DAYTONA BEACH — The same day an area congressman and Amtrak critic was picked to head the U.S. House Transportation Committee, Amtrak dropped its opposition to the state buying a track for a Central Florida commuter rail system.

U.S. Rep. John Mica, R-Winter Park, who takes over the committee in January, doesn’t think that was a coincidence.

 

Mica’s influence already showing – News.

Filed under: Amtrak, Passenger Rail Politics

One Response

  1. LoboSolo says:

    “Mica’s influence was evident again last week when federal officials agreed to transfer $343 million to Florida’s high-speed bullet train from rail proposals rejected by newly-elected conservative governors in Ohio and Wisconsin.”

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