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America's Biggest High-Speed Rail Just Broke Ground, But A Lot Of People Still Aren't Happy About It

The Huffington Post | Lydia O'Connor | Posted 01.06.2015 | Green

It had a low-speed start, but America’s biggest, fastest high-speed rail project finally broke ground Tuesday in Fresno, California, about halfway b...

Full Steam Ahead!

Los Angeles Daily News | Posted 05.30.2013 | Los Angeles

Poised to break ground on the nation's first bullet train this summer, the California High-Speed Rail Authority is riding high on a report from a cong...

High Speed Rail Faces Crucial Vote

AP | Posted 08.31.2012 | San Francisco

By JUDY LIN, Associated Press SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) -- Gov. Jerry Brown's ambitious plan to start building the nation's first dedicated high-spee...

California Bullet Train Officials Face Tough Questions Over Speed

| Posted 08.13.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Lance Williams California’s $68 billion bullet train is supposed to travel from San ...

California's High-Speed Rail Plan Gets A Makeover

AP | JULIET WILLIAMS | Posted 06.02.2012 | San Francisco

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Supporters of California's ambitious high-speed rail project began their hard sell with lawmakers and the public Monday aft...

Down The Fast Track: California Bullet Train Critics Have A New Concern

| Posted 03.11.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Lance Williams Since the recession began, the state Legislature has put some big-ticke...

'Shock And Anxiety': State Senator Reacts To High Speed Rail's Price Tag

| Posted 01.09.2012 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Lance Williams For years, a Long Beach lawmaker prodded the state's High-Speed Rail Au...

High Speed Rail: Too Much, Too Late

Jonathan Harris | Posted 01.09.2012 | San Francisco
Jonathan Harris

I would love to live in a country with an interconnected network of high-speed rail, which would modernize our infrastructure and get me to L.A. in three hours. However, now is not the time for this project.

$100 BILLION DOLLARS

AP | By JULIET WILLIAMS | Posted 01.01.2012 | Los Angeles

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A business plan released Tuesday gives the most detailed look to date at California's ambitious plan to link its major cities by...

Bullet Train Costs Skyrocket

| Posted 10.29.2011 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Tim Sheehan For two years, the California High-Speed Rail Authority said it could buil...

California High-Speed Rail Backers Want Funds That Florida Shunned

latimes.com | Rich Connell, Los Angeles Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

California bullet train supporters began angling Wednesday for a sizeable share of $2.4 billion in federal high-speed rail funding that Florida Gov. R...