MGW12 HSR Aff

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Unformatted text preview: he 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) <"In America, we pride ourselves on dreaming big and building big," said Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood. "This historic investment in America’s high-speed rail network keeps us on track toward economic opportunity and competitiveness in the 21st century. It’s an investment in tomorrow that will create manufacturing, construction, and operations jobs today.”> Manufacturing sector benefits from high speed rail - jobs Nussbaum, staff writer for Philadelphia enquirer, 2010 (Paul, Foreign firms see profits in U.S. high-speed rail, August 10, 2010, Lexis Nexis, July 3, 2012, pg 1-2; FAS) <<For high-speed rail, the Federal Railroad Administration has told manufacturers not to expect waivers from "buy American" laws. "All the manufacturers would love to have...
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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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