End of the Line for Amtrak
Publication Date: November 1982
Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation (Washington, D.C.)
Author(s): John Semmens
Keywords: Smart growth
Unless the taxpayer is willing to subsidize Amtrak endlessly at ever greater amounts, it is time to subject the Agency to cold, tough scrutiny. If Amtrak cannot succeed in a decade, perhaps it cannot succeed at all.