U.S. House votes to avert calamitous rail strike, but Senate prospects murky

The move would codify an agreement that some unions approved while adding sick leave in a separate move

By: - November 30, 2022 5:31 pm
U.S. freight transporters rely on the country's rail lines .

A railroad dispute could cost the U.S. $2 billion a day. (Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.