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High-speed rail critic to chair House railroad panel

(Source: Fresno Bee, January 16, 2013)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — High-speed rail skeptics gained new traction Wednesday with the promotion of Rep. Jeff Denham, R-Turlock, to chairmanship of the House panel that oversees railroads. During the last Congress, notably, Denham and his allies pushed legislation to block further federal funding for California's high-speed rail program.

Full story: Fresno Bee

Thursday, January 17, 2013

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