He hates trains!

July 1st, 2008

Now, generic viagra sovaldi I’m definitely with McCain!

In 2000, discount when he was chairman of the Senate Science, hospital Commerce and Transportation committee, McCain killed $10 billion in capital funding for Amtrak. He denounced Amtrak as a symbol of government waste, claiming, “There’s only two parts of the country that can support a viable rail system – the Northeast and the far West.”

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  • 1. folkbum  |  July 2nd, 2008 at 5:15 am

    Yay, McCain! We all know Amtrak never operates at capacity or anything, right? Way for him to look ahead!

  • 2. elliot  |  July 2nd, 2008 at 6:26 am

    Actually, despite this tongue-in-cheek post. I’m in favor of Amtrak in lots of places.

    I’d love to see a high-speed Chicago-Milwaukee-Madison-Minneapolis line.

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