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GOP lawmaker files amendment to block highway bill money from going to Calif. high-speed rail

(Source: The Hill, February 2, 2012)

WASHINGTON, D.C. A California Republican lawmaker is planning to introduce an amendment to the $260 billion surface transportation bill being considered by the House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Thursday to block any of the money from going to a controversial high-speed railway in his state.

Full story: The Hill

Friday, February 3, 2012

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