House Republications again take aim at California high-speed rail

(Source: McClatchy News Service, June 10, 2014)

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressional Republicans this week are trying to drive another spike, or two, into the heart of California’s high-speed rail program. Daring a presidential veto, GOP lawmakers are deploying a Fiscal 2015 transportation funding bill to effectively block the federal Surface Transportation Board from issuing new permits for the California project.

Full story: Sacramento Bee

Wednesday, June 11, 2014
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