Pa. among states vying for high-speed train money

This image provided by the California High Speed Rail Authority shows an artist's rendering of a high-speed train station. (AP Photo/California High Speed Rail Authority) (AP Photo/California High Speed Rail Authority)

April 6, 2011 8:36:18 AM PDT
Twenty-four states, the District of Columbia and Amtrak are vying for $2.4 billion in federal aid that became available when Florida's governor canceled a high-speed rail project in his state, Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood said Wednesday.