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Brightline lobbies Congress for action on high-speed railUrges lawmakers to 'break inertia' and expand public support for private service

May 09, 2021 - Orlando Sentinel (Florida)

With Brightline poised to complete its link from South Florida to Orlando International Airport and start construction on rail between Los Angeles and Los Vegas, a top executive of the passenger service urged Congress on Thursday to broaden public support for private, high-speed trains.

"We have provided a few of what we think are very actionable, very practical things this subcommittee can do help us do what we think we are doing, which is breaking the inertia that has limited progress in...