During President Obama’s State of the Union Address he failed to announce anything regarding climate change, but did take the time to address high speed rail and clean energy. President Obama announced that he wants 80% of American’s to have access to the rail system in the US within the next 25 years. Rail is key to cutting carbon emissions and taking cars off the road in the US. However, following Vice President Biden’s recent announcement of a $53 billion dollar investment to build a national high speed/inter city rail network – America’s 21st Century Infrastructure, House Republicans have decided to attack.
Please visit the link below and take a minute to enter your information and send a letter to your represenatives, letting them know you won’t stand for cuts to rail!