7061 East Pleasant Valley Road, Independence, Ohio 44131 • (216) 241-2630 / Fax: (216) 241-6516

Membership
Benefits
News and Issues
Departments
Information
Merchandise
Communications
FELA
Events
Links
User Info

Bullet train funding is bargaining chip in California budget debate

(Source: Los Angeles Times, June 1, 2014)

LOS ANGELES — California Governor Jerry Brown faces a challenge as he tries to secure new funding from pollution fees to keep the state's high-speed rail project rolling. His effort is emerging as one of the most hotly contested elements of this year's budget, providing leverage to Democratic lawmakers who have their own eyes on the money.

Full story: Los Angeles Times

Monday, June 02, 2014

Like us on Facebook at
Facebook.com/BLETNational

Sign up for BLET News Flash Alerts

© 1997-2016 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

 


Decertification Helpline
(216) 694-0240

National Negotiations

Sign up for BLET
News Flash Alerts

DAILY HEADLINES

Get the latest labor news from the Teamsters
One dead, more than 100 injured in NJ Transit crash in Hoboken
Train in NJ Transit accident did not have PTC; Crash highlights delay in implementation
NTSB to review data recorder, outward facing camera in NJ Transit accident
Hoboken crash revives call for Positive Train Control
Hoboken crash tests a railroad beset by N.J. financial crisis
Recent major U.S. commuter transportation crashes
AAR: Rail traffic down 4.8 percent from 2015 for week ending September 24
Teamsters reach tentative agreement with United Airlines for 9,000 technicians
Opinion: Oil train bans put Northwest economy at risk
Elections aren’t about just one candidate
Railroad unemployment and sickness benefits will slightly decrease under adjusted sequestration rate

More Headlines