American High speed rail netowrk, is the right move.

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    A United States high speed rail network would be the right public works project to invest
    in now.

    When we look at Europe, we see the beginings of a European network of high speed rail.
    The Europeans have already begun their high speed rail network. Although not yet compleated, they have at least built the foundations of a high speed rail network that will
    eventually link all the major cites in Europe.

    We as Americans must realize that we can not always depend on air travel.
    We saw recently the many airline cancellations during the recent snowstorm.
    A high speed rail network linking the major U.S. cities is the logical response , to take some of the load off an overburden airline system.

    Also building a high speed rail netowrk will put many unemployed Americans back to work.
     
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    I like the idea of it.
    But I think some of your reasoning doesn't wash.
    Heavy snow is going to block rail traffic as bad if not worse than air travel.
    I don't know how to build a rail road.
     
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    Yep, maybe the trinas could even have seats to fit lardass movie directors.

    Hugh Jass.
     
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    If snow is a major concern, they should build the high speed rail network underground.
    Away from the weather elements.
     
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    We should build the entire thing underground.To keep it away from the elements.:razz:
     
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    Yeah Amtrak done so great lets double down

    People still have no idea how large this country is.

    Amazing
     

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