Year after year, Republicans have run for office almost exclusively on cutting spending. Many of those cuts have been utterly reckless. It is high time someone points to the real human costs of this kind of irresponsible governance. The egregious and utterly unnecessary cuts to Amtrak prevented vital upgrades to our aging railways and crippled the system that transports more than 30 million American citizens each year.
We plan to run this ad in Kentucky against Chair of the Appropriations Committee Rep. Harold Rogers (R-KY) and in Florida in the district of Rep. (R-FL), Chair of Subcommittee on Transportation, Housing and Urban Development and Related Agencies.