President Donald Trump’s proposed 2018 budget eliminates federal subsidies for more than a dozen of Amtrak’s long-distance lines, including the Empire Builder, which links Seattle and Portland to Chicago. The Portland extension stops in Pasco, which served 22,000 passengers in 2016.
President Donald Trump’s proposed 2018 budget eliminates federal subsidies for more than a dozen of Amtrak’s long-distance lines, including the Empire Builder, which links Seattle and Portland to Chicago. The Portland extension stops in Pasco, which served 22,000 passengers in 2016. Handout Tri-City Herald file
President Donald Trump’s proposed 2018 budget eliminates federal subsidies for more than a dozen of Amtrak’s long-distance lines, including the Empire Builder, which links Seattle and Portland to Chicago. The Portland extension stops in Pasco, which served 22,000 passengers in 2016. Handout Tri-City Herald file

Cuts to Amtrak could end Empire Builder service to Pasco

April 05, 2017 07:48 PM

UPDATED April 06, 2017 07:28 AM

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