Florida Legislation Could Have Taxpayers Pay for Amtrak Accidents
A similar protection already exists for freight rail company CSX, reports the Miami Herald.
Legislation pending in Florida's Senate would put taxpayers on the hook for damages caused by Amtrak, drawing the ire of some who consider it a giveaway to the passenger train company, the Miami Herald reports.
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