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Opinion: Who cares what ideology drives a high-speed train?

(Source: Seattle Times opinion column by Froma Harrop, August 11, 2014)

WASHINGTON, D.C. ó Perhaps itís time for fans of high-speed rail to let some air into their thought box. Perhaps they should stop looking to Washington for direction and money. There are several routes to this destination, and who cares which ideology drives the train?

Full story: Seattle Times

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

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