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Caption:PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 13: Repair crews inspect damages at the site of a train derailment accident May 13, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Service has been interrupted after an Amtrak train derailed in Philadelphia last night, killing at least seven people and injured more than 200. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
Caption:PHILADELPHIA, PA - MAY 13: Repair crews inspect damages at the site of a train derailment accident May 13, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Service has been interrupted after an Amtrak train derailed in Philadelphia last night, killing at least seven people and injured more than 200. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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Sen. Chris Coons slams House committee for Amtrak cuts

Sen. Chris Coons, D-Delaware, slammed the Republican-led House Appropriations Committee for approving a bill that would cut $252 million from Amtrak's budget, a decision Coons called "striking" on Thursday morning.

Sen. Chris Coons slams House committee for Amtrak cuts

Sen. Chris Coons, D-Delaware, slammed the Republican-led House Appropriations Committee for approving a bill that would cut $252 million from Amtrak's budget, a decision Coons called "striking" on Thursday morning.