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California high-speed rail chief says bullet train won't cost $100 billion

(Source: San Jose Mercury News, March 13, 2012)

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Promising "improvements" to the state's controversial bullet train plan, the new head of the project told a Senate hearing in Silicon Valley on Tuesday he now believes building high-speed rail would cost less than the alarming estimate of nearly $100 billion.

Full story: San Jose Mercury News

Wednesday, March 14, 2012

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