by Michael Parrish DuDell
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joe_biden_official_photo_portrait_2“With delays at our airports and congestion on our roads becoming increasingly ubiquitous, volatile fuel prices, increased environmental awareness, and a need for transportation links between growing communities, rail travel is more important to America than ever before.

Support for Amtrak must be strong–not because it is a cherished American institution, which it is–but because it is a powerful and indispensable way to carry us all into a leaner, cleaner, greener 21st century.”

- Vice President Joe Biden discussing the importance of revitalizing America’s railroads on the Huffington Post. Here at the Razz, we’re big fans of rail travel and are excited to hear the Vice President talking about the environmental benefits of this greener mode of transportation. To read the rest of what Vice President Biden has to say, visit the HuffingtonPost.com.