Amtrak story airs Friday on CBS
May 30, 2002
A CBS news report on the potential impact to Montana if Amtrak leaves is scheduled to air Friday on the CBS Evening News.
Correspondent Bob McNamara's report will air on the Eye on America portion of the broadcast.
CBS sent the news team to Montana last week to interview people about Amtrak. Amtrak said in February that unless it receives the full $1.2 billion it requested for next year, some or all of its long-distance passenger trains might have to be eliminated.
The routes that could be eliminated include the Empire Builder, which stops at stations in north-central Montana on its route f...