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Unformatted text preview: s: 6/28/2012, Proquest, UNT) AGI {Biden, who has ridden Amtrak between Washington and Wilmington, Del., predicted that a national network of faster trains would help create jobs, reduce dependence on foreign oil and relieve congestion in highways and airports, while upgrading the long-term efficiency and productivity of the U.S. economy . Just one day after Amtrak announced it was resurrecting a recently killed commuter-rail tunnel to send more Acela trains into Manhattan, Biden said the Administration was proposing the largest rail investment since Abraham Lincoln began the intercontinental railroad - and promised a similar impact. " If we don't seize this future, how will America ever have the opportunity to lead the world in the 21st century ?" Biden asked.} High Speed Rail increases jobs – economic opportunity Office of the vice president, February 08, 2011 (press release, http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2011/02/08/vice-president-biden-announces-six-yearplan-build-national-high-speed-r; DKE) <...
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