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High Speed Rail Funding

Railway To Sin City? Bullet Train Proposal Would Extend To Vegas

Aaron Sankin | Posted 07.30.2012 | San Francisco

It's been difficult enough for California to build a bullet train between San Francisco and Los Angeles. But a Nevada-based group is looking create an...

California Makes High-Speed History

Reuters | Posted 09.17.2012 | San Francisco

By Mary Slosson SACRAMENTO, July 18 (Reuters) - California Governor Jerry Brown on Wednesday signed an initial funding bill for the s...

Aaron Sankin

STOPPED IN ITS TRACKS: Report Slams High Speed Rail, Recommends Defunding Project | Aaron Sankin | Posted 04.19.2012 | San Francisco

Despite a revamped plan that's expected to shave $30 billion off the overall cost of the project, high speed rail in California still faces stiff oppo...

High-Speed Rail Plans Hit Traffic In Congress

McClatchy | Michael Doyle | Posted 03.01.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Congress and the Obama administration are headed for another head-on collision over high-speed rail. On Wednesday, Transportation Se...

Aaron Sankin

Derailed: Two More Bullet Train Executives Jump Ship | Aaron Sankin | Posted 02.14.2012 | San Francisco

In the span of a single day, a pair of top officials overseeing the construction of California's high speed rail system announced their intention to l...

Sam Stein

The Most Isolated GOP Governor? | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The theatrics of Wisconsin's ongoing budget protests have left the impression that there is no more isolated governor in the country tha...