Coalition Letter to Amtrak Over Forced Arbitration

Coalition letter to Amtrak on Forced Arbitration (PDF)

Amtrak is one of the most important transportation systems in this nation. Amtrak serves more than 30 million passengers each year, and more than 800,000 people travel by train just during Thanksgiving week. Every Amtrak passenger has a right to a safe ride, fair treatment, and a system deserving of the $2 billion taxpayer funding that keeps Amtrak solvent. Unfortunately, this year, Amtrak decided to undermine each of these customer expectations by including forced arbitration clauses with all ticket purchases.

Read the entire letter from the coalition to Amtrak’s CEO.