5 questions on high-speed rail and its U.S. future

5 questions on high-speed rail and its U.S. future

July 25, 2013
Originally published in CNN

According to a June report from the Competitive Enterprise Institute, a libertarian think tank, the Federal Railroad Administration "has strict crash safety regulation for passenger railcars which trains in Europe -- where passenger rail is well established and remarkably safe -- do not have to meet."