Schumer proposes 'no-ride' list for Amtrak
Rep. Jerrold Nadler, D-New York, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood, Sen. Charles Schumer, D-New York, and Sen. Frank R. Lautenberg, D-New Jersey, hold a press conference at Penn Station in New York on May 9, 2011.
May 9th, 2011
01:35 PM ET
10 years ago

Schumer proposes 'no-ride' list for Amtrak

New York (CNN) - In light of recent findings that al Qaeda was mulling targeting railroad lines to mark the 10th anniversary of the September 11th attacks, a senator from New York is calling for tighter rail security.

U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer proposed an increase in rail security and an Amtrak version of the Secure Flight "no-fly" list.


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