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Unformatted text preview: portation correspondent for Star news, June 30, 2012 (Julian, star News, http://www.starnewsonline.com/article/20120630/ARTICLES/120629624/-1/sports01? Title=Access-to-rail-service-moving-forward; DKE) [Last week at a meeting of the regional Transportation Advisory Committee, Wilmington Councilwoman Laura Padgett said getting Wilmington's name on Amtrak's route maps "will be a big deal." Local officials feel the buses would both serve Southeastern North Carolina residents and help market the area to outsiders .] High speed rail creates jobs and efficient economy Grunwald, writer for Miami Times, 2/22/2011 (Michael, Miami Times, Access: 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 t...
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