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If you focus on Amtrak, it might seem that passenger rail in North America is in jeopardy.
Amtrak faces a multitude of woes including falling ridership on some routes due to delays caused by freight train congestion and a new Congress that may be more hostile to funding the nation’s rail passenger network. 1,008 more words
“Sleeper trains occupy a romantic corner of travellers’ souls,” ‘B. R.’ wrote in The Economist‘s travel-related ‘Gulliver’ blog this past week. “But we are not quite fond enough of them, it seems, actually to ride them.” 554 more words