Apr 18 2017

Mapping Amtrak Cuts

published by Jonathan Crowe
in blog The Map Room
original entryMapping Amtrak Cuts

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President Trump’s proposed budget would end funding for Amtrak’s long-distance passenger routes, leaving only the Northeast Corridor and state-funded lines. Maps of the lines that would be closed share the problems of Amtrak network maps in general. Take USA Today’s map from its 12 April article on the subject: Like electoral maps that make large, less-populated areas look … Continue reading "Mapping Amtrak Cuts"

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