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The Norwich Bulletin
Blue Mass in Norwich honors law enforcement officersprocession of officers, including police from Norwich, East Hartford, Groton, t
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 3 hours ago
procession of officers, including police from Norwich, East Hartford, Groton, the state Department of Correction and Amtrak, formed an honor guard to start the Mass. Behind them, the Department of Correction's pipes and drums corps played a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
90 years later, an upgraded South Shore rail line is on tracksame urban area. A better transit link is also needed between Chicago and south
Chicago Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
same urban area. A better transit link is also needed between Chicago and southeastern Wisconsin, outside of the Milwaukee Amtrak train, Schlickman added. The South Shore project has several advantages for getting federal money. For one thing, it... Read more
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The Hill
Set politics aside and fund New York-New Jersey transit systemthis problem. Some 200,000 daily passengers use the tunnels between the two sta
The Hill / Posted 10 hours ago
this problem. Some 200,000 daily passengers use the tunnels between the two states, a combination of New Jersey Transit and Amtrak riders. First opened in 1910, these tunnels were built to early 20th century standards and are straining to keep up... Read more
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The Columbian
Next collision could be worseAn Amtrak train, carrying 164 people, collided with a tractor-trailer stalled o
The Columbian / Posted 11 hours ago
An Amtrak train, carrying 164 people, collided with a tractor-trailer stalled on the tracks in Felida on Sept. 13. The truck was filled with foam blocks. No one was hurt; the train did not derail. What was a two-trailer semi doing on that road?... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Recent fatal accidents involving trains bring up railroad safety concernsnight when a freight train crashed into an 84-year-old woman's car in Gastonia.
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 20 hours ago
night when a freight train crashed into an 84-year-old woman's car in Gastonia. The second happened just last night when an Amtrak train hit a woman walking on the tracks. On Monday's incident, the woman died instantly after police say she backed... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Advocates want to see Denver-Longmont rail service back on trackIt is at the frontline of the push for Colorado to improve its transit systems,
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted yesterday
It is at the frontline of the push for Colorado to improve its transit systems, with three primary goals: saving the Amtrak Southwest Chief, sustaining and improving the ski train service to Winter Park; and, most importantly, pushing the... Read more
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The Star
Train kills NC woman who lifted track cross armThe car stopped on the other side of the track, and investigators say Doe was s
The Star / Posted yesterday
The car stopped on the other side of the track, and investigators say Doe was struck walking to get back in the car. The Amtrak train stopped after the accident near the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. No injuries were reported aboard... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Train strikes, kills woman who was walking to get back in her carThe car stopped on the other side of the track, and investigators say Doe was s
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
The car stopped on the other side of the track, and investigators say Doe was struck walking to get back in the car. The Amtrak train stopped after the accident near the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. No injuries were reported aboard... Read more
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MyMotherLode.com
Train kills North Carolina woman who lifted track cross armThe car stopped on the other side of the track, and investigators say Doe was s
MyMotherLode.com / Posted yesterday
The car stopped on the other side of the track, and investigators say Doe was struck walking to get back in the car. The Amtrak train stopped after the accident near the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. No injuries were reported aboard... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Train kills North Carolina woman who lifted track cross armThe car stopped on the other side of the track, and investigators say Doe was s
WBTV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
The car stopped on the other side of the track, and investigators say Doe was struck walking to get back in the car. The Amtrak train stopped after the accident near the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. No injuries were reported aboard... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Train kills North Carolina woman who lifted track cross armThe car stopped on the other side of the track, and investigators say Doe was s
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted yesterday
The car stopped on the other side of the track, and investigators say Doe was struck walking to get back in the car. The Amtrak train stopped after the accident near the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. No injuries were reported aboard... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Train kills North Carolina woman who lifted track cross armThe car stopped on the other side of the track, and investigators say Doe was s
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
The car stopped on the other side of the track, and investigators say Doe was struck walking to get back in the car. The Amtrak train stopped after the accident near the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. No injuries were reported aboard... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Woman struck, killed by Amtrak train, CMPD saysside of the tracks, police said. Police said that as Doe proceeded to walk ove
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted yesterday
side of the tracks, police said. Police said that as Doe proceeded to walk over the tracks to the car, she was hit by the Amtrak passenger train. The train was traveling from New York to Charlotte. No injuries were reported on the train, Amtrak... Read more
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Salon.com
This week in Donald Trump's conflicts of interest: Jetlagged!roughly the same time, it would have only cost taxpayers $447 to $725, and he c
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
roughly the same time, it would have only cost taxpayers $447 to $725, and he could have spent as little as $72 to take an Amtrak train to Philadelphia. Eric Trump doesn't care if you know he's behaving unethically. At least that's the impression... Read more
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Business Insider
Tom Price's reasons for taking private jets at taxpayers' expense don't add up, report saysflight Price took recently. The 135-mile trip would have cost about $92 if Pri
Business Insider / Posted yesterday
flight Price took recently. The 135-mile trip would have cost about $92 if Price had traveled by car, $544 on Amtrak, or about $725 on a commercial flight. The private jet Price took instead cost $25,000, according to the joint... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Person killed after being struck by train in University Citytwo trains stopped at the scene where the accident occurred. One train is a lon
WCNC Charlotte / Posted yesterday
two trains stopped at the scene where the accident occurred. One train is a long-distance cargo train and the other is an Amtrak train. Officials have warned for people to avoid the area. Stick with WCNC.com as we head to the scene to get the... Read more
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The Daily Record
Chris Zimmerman and Imani Samuels | The Children’s GuildWorldwide, account executive for Porter Novelli and account executive for McCan
The Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
Worldwide, account executive for Porter Novelli and account executive for McCann/Campbell Mithun. Her clients have included Amtrak, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., TRESemmé and General Mills. She holds a master’s degree in public communication... Read more
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Mashable
If you thought Tom Price's $300K in private flights was bad, you won't believe his other expensescompiled a list of Price's extravagant uses of government money below. Get it t
Mashable / Posted 2 days ago
compiled a list of Price's extravagant uses of government money below. Get it together, Tom!1. $60,000: Chartered an "Empty Amtrak train — HAS TO BE EMPTY" to Philadelphia to get a sandwich from his favorite Subway restaurant. The Subway was... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 22A barge strikes the CSXT Big Bayou Canot railroad bridge near Mobile, Alabama,
KTXS Abilene / Posted 2 days ago
A barge strikes the CSXT Big Bayou Canot railroad bridge near Mobile, Alabama, leading to the deadliest train wreck in Amtrak history. Minutes after the collision, which kinked the railroad track and displaced one end of the span, Amtrak's... Read more
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Glenwood Springs Post Independent
Glenwood PD’s Blake block succeedsin and out of the firehouse at Eighth and Cooper without the detour bypass traf
Glenwood Springs Post Independent / Posted 2 days ago
in and out of the firehouse at Eighth and Cooper without the detour bypass traffic. And buses navigating that area from the Amtrak station have been able to get through and stay on schedule, said Wilson. Of course, not everyone caught up in the... Read more
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ABC News
HHS investigating secretary's private jet travelmost cost-effective mode of travel." "Dear Tom Price, As someone who travels f
ABC News / Posted 2 days ago
most cost-effective mode of travel." "Dear Tom Price, As someone who travels from DC to Philly every week let me recommend Amtrak," tweeted Rep. Brendan Boyle, D-Pa., whose district encompasses a portion of the Pennsylvania city. The Department of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Breaking down Baltimore's chances for Amazon HQ2to I-95 would shoot would-be Amazon employees quickly to their offices. Check t
Baltimore Sun / Posted 2 days ago
to I-95 would shoot would-be Amazon employees quickly to their offices. Check the box too for proximity to BWI airport, Amtrak and MARC lines. While Baltimore’s mass transit system is not as robust as New York, Chicago or Washington D.C., a... Read more
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Daily Mail
HHS secretary Tom Price used tax-payer funded private jets 24 timeshops between Washington and Philadelphia Price's pricey round trip to Philadel
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
hops between Washington and Philadelphia Price's pricey round trip to Philadelphia could have been accomplished with $144 Amtrak tickets An Amtrak round-trip ticket for the Washington-to-Philadelphia route, purchased in advance, would have cost... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 22, 2017December 31, 2007.) In 1982, the situation comedy "Family Ties" premiered on N
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
December 31, 2007.) In 1982, the situation comedy "Family Ties" premiered on NBC. In 1993, 47 people were killed when an Amtrak passenger train fell off a bridge and crashed into Big Bayou Canot near Mobile, Ala. (A tugboat pilot lost in fog... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Sept. 22: Soviet Union explodes first atom bombDecember 31, 2007.) In 1982, the situation comedy "Family Ties" premiered on N
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
December 31, 2007.) In 1982, the situation comedy "Family Ties" premiered on NBC. In 1993, 47 people were killed when an Amtrak passenger train fell off a bridge and crashed into Big Bayou Canot near Mobile, Alabama. (A tugboat pilot lost in fog... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Sept. 22: Soviet Union explodes first atom bombDecember 31, 2007.) In 1982, the situation comedy "Family Ties" premiered on N
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
December 31, 2007.) In 1982, the situation comedy "Family Ties" premiered on NBC. In 1993, 47 people were killed when an Amtrak passenger train fell off a bridge and crashed into Big Bayou Canot near Mobile, Alabama. (A tugboat pilot lost in fog... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
September 22A barge strikes the CSXT Big Bayou Canot railroad bridge near Mobile, Alabama,
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 2 days ago
A barge strikes the CSXT Big Bayou Canot railroad bridge near Mobile, Alabama, leading to the deadliest train wreck in Amtrak history. Minutes after the collision, which kinked the railroad track and displaced one end of the span, Amtrak's... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
September 22A barge strikes the CSXT Big Bayou Canot railroad bridge near Mobile, Alabama,
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 2 days ago
A barge strikes the CSXT Big Bayou Canot railroad bridge near Mobile, Alabama, leading to the deadliest train wreck in Amtrak history. Minutes after the collision, which kinked the railroad track and displaced one end of the span, Amtrak's... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
September 22A barge strikes the CSXT Big Bayou Canot railroad bridge near Mobile, Alabama,
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 2 days ago
A barge strikes the CSXT Big Bayou Canot railroad bridge near Mobile, Alabama, leading to the deadliest train wreck in Amtrak history. Minutes after the collision, which kinked the railroad track and displaced one end of the span, Amtrak's... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Being safe around tracksthe event is supported by the St. Albans, Essex, Windsor police departments and
Rutland Herald / Posted 2 days ago
the event is supported by the St. Albans, Essex, Windsor police departments and the Windham County Sheriff’s Department and Amtrak police. On Tuesday, Sept. 26, Operation Clear Track will take place. Operation Clear Track is a three-hour exercise... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyon Dec. 31, 2007.) In 1982, the situation comedy ‘‘Family Ties’’ premiered..
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
on Dec. 31, 2007.) In 1982, the situation comedy ‘‘Family Ties’’ premiered.. In 1993, 47 people were killed when an Amtrak passenger train fell off a bridge and crashed into Big Bayou Canot near Mobile, Ala. (A tugboat pilot lost in fog... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in HistoryDecember 31, 2007.) In 1982, the situation comedy "Family Ties" premiered on N
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
December 31, 2007.) In 1982, the situation comedy "Family Ties" premiered on NBC. In 1993, 47 people were killed when an Amtrak passenger train fell off a bridge and crashed into Big Bayou Canot near Mobile, Alabama. (A tugboat pilot lost in fog... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
With governor's signature, BART could get an Inspector GeneralBART Board to shepherd the system's operations, contracts and finances. Other
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 2 days ago
BART Board to shepherd the system's operations, contracts and finances. Other major big city transit systems as well as Amtrak, already have Inspectors General. The New York Metro Transportation Authority IG, was created 34 years ago. The Los... Read more
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Boston Globe
On work trips, DeVos flies on her plane at own expenseof pocket and at no expense to taxpayers.’’ Since coming to office, DeVos’ only
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
of pocket and at no expense to taxpayers.’’ Since coming to office, DeVos’ only charge to the department was one roundtrip Amtrak ticket from DC to Philadelphia for $184. Her predecessor, Secretary John King, spent under $39,000 of government money... Read more
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Mashable
Train conductor with no chill speeds through flooded station and soaks commuterspeople standing on the tracks were not exactly expecting the train to roll thro
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
people standing on the tracks were not exactly expecting the train to roll through the station that quickly. Similarly, an Amtrak train in New Jersey blasted commuters with snow earlier this year after heavy snowfall. We'll take snow over dirty... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Betsy DeVos uses her own plane when she travels — and does not bill the governmentcommercial flights. But DeVos has billed the government only once for travel s
Chicago Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
commercial flights. But DeVos has billed the government only once for travel since she took office - $184 for a round-trip Amtrak ticket to Philadelphia. Hill said DeVos plans to donate her government salary. "Secretary DeVos accepted her position... Read more
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Daily Mail
Betsy DeVos uses her own private jet fleet for official tripsof pocket and at no expense to taxpayers.' Since coming to office, DeVos' only
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
of pocket and at no expense to taxpayers.' Since coming to office, DeVos' only charge to the department was one roundtrip Amtrak ticket from DC to Philadelphia for $184. Hill added that DeVos also covers travel expenses for her security detail or... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Betsy DeVos uses her own plane when she travels — and does not bill the governmentcommercial flights. But DeVos has billed the government only once for travel s
Baltimore Sun / Posted 3 days ago
commercial flights. But DeVos has billed the government only once for travel since she took office - $184 for a round-trip Amtrak ticket to Philadelphia. Hill said DeVos plans to donate her government salary. "Secretary DeVos accepted her position... Read more
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Business Wire
CloudHealth Technologies Names Tom Axbey President and CEOthrough their cloud ecosystems. Well-known organizations that rely on CloudHeal
Business Wire / Posted 3 days ago
through their cloud ecosystems. Well-known organizations that rely on CloudHealth’s capabilities and expertise include Amtrak, Dow Jones, Acquia, and Sumo Logic, among others. Based in Boston, the company is backed by Kleiner Perkins, Meritech,... Read more
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Boston Herald
On work trips, DeVos flies on her plane at own expenseof pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
of pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only charge to the department was one roundtrip Amtrak ticket from DC to Philadelphia for $184. Hill added that DeVos also covers travel expenses for her security detail or... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Betsy DeVos uses her own plane when she travels — and does not bill the governmentcommercial flights. But DeVos has billed the government only once for travel s
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
commercial flights. But DeVos has billed the government only once for travel since she took office - $184 for a round-trip Amtrak ticket to Philadelphia. Hill said DeVos plans to donate her government salary. "Secretary DeVos accepted her position... Read more
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ABC News
HHS reviewing requests to investigate secretary's private jet travelmost cost-effective mode of travel." "Dear Tom Price, As someone who travels f
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
most cost-effective mode of travel." "Dear Tom Price, As someone who travels from DC to Philly every week let me recommend Amtrak," tweeted Rep. Brendan Boyle, D-Pa., whose district encompasses a portion of the Pennsylvania city. HHS defended... Read more
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FOX 17 Grand Rapids
On work trips, DeVos flies on her plane at own expenseof pocket and at no expense to taxpayers.” Since coming to office, DeVos’ only
FOX 17 Grand Rapids / Posted 3 days ago
of pocket and at no expense to taxpayers.” Since coming to office, DeVos’ only charge to the department was one roundtrip Amtrak ticket from DC to Philadelphia for $184. Hill added that DeVos also covers travel expenses for her security detail or... Read more
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The Bismarck Tribune
On work trips, DeVos flies on her plane at own expenseof pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only
The Bismarck Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
of pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only charge to the department was one roundtrip Amtrak ticket from DC to Philadelphia for $184. Her predecessor, Secretary John King, spent under $39,000 of government money... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
On work trips, DeVos flies on her plane at own expenseof pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 3 days ago
of pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only charge to the department was one roundtrip Amtrak ticket from DC to Philadelphia for $184. Her predecessor, Secretary John King, spent under $39,000 of government money... Read more
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Peoria Journal Star
Education Secy DeVos uses her private plane for work travelof pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only
Peoria Journal Star / Posted 3 days ago
of pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only charge to the department was one roundtrip Amtrak ticket from DC to Philadelphia for $184. Her predecessor Secretary John King spent under $39,000 of government money... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
On work trips, DeVos flies on her plane at own expenseof pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 3 days ago
of pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only charge to the department was one roundtrip Amtrak ticket from DC to Philadelphia for $184. Her predecessor, Secretary John King, spent under $39,000 of government money... Read more
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Philly.com
On work trips, DeVos flies on her plane at own expenseof pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
of pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only charge to the department was one roundtrip Amtrak ticket from DC to Philadelphia for $184. Her predecessor, Secretary John King, spent under $39,000 of government money... Read more
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TribLIVE
Education secretary Betsy DeVos uses private plane for work travelof pocket and at no expense to taxpayers.” Since coming to office, DeVos' only
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
of pocket and at no expense to taxpayers.” Since coming to office, DeVos' only charge to the department was one roundtrip Amtrak ticket from DC to Philadelphia for $184. Her predecessor Secretary John King spent under $39,000 of government money... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
Education Secy DeVos uses her private plane for work travelof pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 3 days ago
of pocket and at no expense to taxpayers." Since coming to office, DeVos' only charge to the department was one roundtrip Amtrak ticket from DC to Philadelphia for $184. Her predecessor Secretary John King spent under $39,000 of government money... Read more
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