Rail Users Network: A national organization concentrated mainly east of the Mississippi River composed of long distance, commuter and transit passengers that advocates for better train service.
RailPAC of California and Nevada: Promotes the development of a modern, sustainable, environmentally friendly passenger rail system through education of the public and government officials, and supports a comprehensive rail network of long distance, intercity, and regional trains, supported by and integrated with local transit, bicycle access, and pedestrian friendly stations.
Rails, Inc: Based in Albuquerque, NM, Rails is dedicated to public education and increasing awareness about transportation and transit, using the techniques of political organizing, sales, public performance and entertainment.
Midwest High Speed Rail Association: Chicago based advocacy organization working to bring high-speed rail to the U.S. by educating people, businesses, and lawmakers about the need for fast, frequent and reliable trains that link Midwestern economies and communities
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RWU Campaign in Opposition to Behavior Based Safety Programs
RWU Campaign in Opposition to Single Employee Train Crews
RWU's Railroad Workers Legal Defense Efforts in Canada
RWU Fallen Rails Program aims to Honor & Remember All Those Rails Killed on the Job
RWU Campaign to Oppose Excessively Long & Heavy Railroad Trains