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The Week Ends as It Began for New Jersey Transit: With a Slog of Delays

Nov 03, 2018 - The New York Times

New Jersey Transit faced another round of major delays on Friday that infuriated thousands of commuters, capping a week of problems that symbolized its descent from one of the nation's best railways to one of its most troubled.

The cascade of problems increased pressure on Gov. Philip D. Murphy, who has made revitalizing the railroad a priority after taking office this year.

Just as the Friday commute was starting, an Amtrak car derailed in one of the two single-track tunnels unde...