Pro-Choice PAC Endorses Menendez

NEW BRUNSWICK- Citing his defense of woman’s reproductive rights, access to preventive medical services, and availability to contraception NARAL Pro-Choice America’s political action committee has announced its endorsement of U.S. Sen. Bob Menendez for re-election.

Amtrak Announces Record Ridership Levels

An Amtrak train at Trenton Transit Center (Photo credit: Michael E. Pearson via Wikimedia Commons)

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Amtrak announced record ridership on the Northeast Corridor during fiscal year 2012, increasing 4.8 percent to 11.4 million passengers. Overall, Amtrak carried more that 31.2 million passengers, the highest annual total since the rail service began operations in 1971. Amtrak’s overall ticket revenue rose 6.8 percent to $2.02 billion.