Booker, Christie Want Trump’s Transportation Secretary To Visit
Booker, Christie Want Trump’s Transportation Secretary to Visit
Left to right, state Sen. Teresa Ruiz, Gov. Chris Christie and U.S. Sen. Cory Booker. Salvador Rizzo for Observer
At a rare joint appearance after weeks of train derailments and commuter delays, U.S. Sen. Cory Booker and Gov. Chris Christie called on the top transportation official in Washington to come take a tour of the decaying rail infrastructure connecting New Jersey and New York.
A bipartisan chorus of elected officials from New Jersey has been urging President Trump to commit federal funds to the Gateway tunnel, which would double train capacity under the Hudson River and relieve hundreds …