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Unformatted text preview: on sector that moves people and goods at speeds that could one day hit 300 miles per hour, or more.} Plan decreases dependence on foreign oil Sires, Representative of the House, 11 (Albio, The Hill-blog of Congress,; DKE) [With dedicated funding, true high speed rail can become a reality and economic and environmental benefits can be realized. Constructing high speed rail will create new jobs and sustain long-term employment . New rail stations will spur economic development in the surrounding areas and promote livable communities. High speed rail also presents an opportunity to decrease our dependence on foreign oil.] Oil dependence makes US resource hegemony completely unsustainable – putting America on an inevitable collision course with other countries, ensuring great power wars Heinberg, Professor New College, recipient of M.K. Hubbert Award for Energy Excellence Education & Senior Fellow at Post-Ca...
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This note was uploaded on 11/30/2013 for the course PHILOSOPHY 303m taught by Professor Tye during the Fall '12 term at University of Texas at Austin.

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