Tags: "Mathews"

12 Feb
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Rail Passengers Association supports Texas bullet train project

February 9, 2018 – transportationtodaynews.com – Jim Mathews, president and CEO of the Rail Passengers Association (RPA), recently sent a letter to Juan D. Reyes, III, Federal Railroad Administration acting deputy administrator, to voice support for Texas Central Railway’s (TCR) ...

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02 Feb
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With Amtrak crash, Congress faced a deadly rail danger firsthand – Congressman Burgess (TX) lent a hand

February 2, 2018 – TheHill.com – Jim Matthews, Opinion Contributor – On Wednesday morning, I asked my staff to post a cautionary video of a truck driver in Florida ignoring flashing lights and lowered crossing gates to drive across the ...

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14 Mar
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Passengers oppose job-killing resolutions aimed at proposed Texas bullet train

March 14, 2017 – TRA Newswire – Freestone County Times – Washington, D.C. — The National Association of Railroad Passengers is calling on leaders in the Texas State Legislature to reject a draft of job-killing regulations aimed at the private-sector project ...

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26 May
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National rail advocates support P-HSR while other rurals says no to Texas Central

June 6, 2016 – TRA Newswire UPDATE CORRECTION: In the original story, Congressman Jeb Hensarling was mis-identified as opposing Texas Central’s high speed rail plan. We apologize for the error. Congressman Joe Barton of a nearby district had filed a ...

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