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Feb112018

POLITICS/TRANSPORTATION: U.S. Dept. of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, rail travel, safety?: "Top official at railroad safety agency resigns after ethics questions asked"; "Senior federal rail official resigns over questions about 'outside work,' Transportation Department says"; "Top official department 'rudderless' railroad safety agency" ....

***U.S. Department of Transportation, Federal Railroad Administration, rail travel, safety?

* CNN:  "Top official at railroad safety agency resigns after ethics questions asked"

* Washington Post:  "Senior federal rail official resigns over questions about 'outside work,' Transportation Department says"

* NPR:  "Top Railroad Safety Official Resigns, Amid Questions About Holding A Second Job"

* POLITICO:  "Top official departs 'rudderless' railroad safety agency" - "The resignation of the former acting chief of the Federal Railroad Administration comes while Democrats are blocking a vote on a permanent leader -- and as train-related deaths rise."