12 Feb '18, 10pm

The Trump Infrastructure Plan has proposed cuts to #publictransit. This is unacceptable.

Washington, D.C. – “On behalf of the American Public Transportation Association’s (APTA) 1,500 members and the tens of millions of people who rely on public transportation daily, we support the Administration’s commitment to strengthen America’s infrastructure, but strongly oppose the deep cuts in federal funding for existing public transit infrastructure programs as a way to fund it. “The $200 billion proposed by the Administration for infrastructure would be paid for by cutting funding for critical public transportation infrastructure programs, including the Capital Improvement Grants (CIG), Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recovery program (TIGER), and Amtrak, in the Fiscal Year 2019 budget. This would be a big mistake and counterproductive to fostering prosperous communities. “APTA will push for a bipartisan approach that continues and expands upon the his...

Full article: http://www.apta.com/mediacenter/pressreleases/2018/Pages/...

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