Did some political pork give a boost to California high-speed rail?
(Source: Streetsblog San Francisco, April 17, 2017)
SAN FRANCISCO — It took a bunch of compromises, but Governor Brown passed his $52 billion transportation bill, which included a gas tax increase. To make the political math work, Brown had to get the vote of one Republican. That Republican was Anthony Canella from Ceres, who was promised $500 million in local spending.
Full story: Streetsblog San Francisco
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
© 1997-2021 Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen