Investigators had been criticized for taking so long to make a determination.
Investigators say the system could have prevented last week's crash.
Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) cited a "drastic and sudden increase in ticket prices."
A House bill being considered Wednesday would cut the funding by nearly $200 million.
House Republicans are pushing to separate Amtrak’s northeast corridor from its other routes.
The House has pushed back a vote on a nearly a nearly $8 billion funding bill for Amtrak that was...
A group of passenger rail advocates is urging Congress not to reduce Amtrak’s federal funding in a...
The House is scheduled to mark up a bill that would cut Amtrak’s construction budget by 40 percent...
Funding has been about $1.3 billion per year since 2008.
The company is currently accepting bids to build a test project through July 28.
Amtrak CEO Joe Boardman told lawmakers on Monday that they should stop taking the railway’s...
Republicans criticized investigators for delays, while Democrats blasted GOP funding cuts.
Sen. Bill Nelson says the cap on lawsuits should be raised to $500 million.
The company said it would offer free rides to Amtrak passengers until service resumes.
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said DOT officials are already at the crash site.
Sen. Blumenthal is vowing to stop a provision he says would result in trains skipping Connecticut.
The rail company reports a 0.2 percent increase over 2013.
The measure would reduce Amtrak's construction funding by 40 percent.
House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Rep. Bill Shuster (R-Pa.) said Tuesday...
The chairman of Amtrak’s board of directors thinks the nation’s passenger rail service can...
The request comes as Amtrak is seeing record ticket sales.