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California High Speed Rail

LA Metro's Misguided Critics: The Local Party of No

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

No self-respecting American of any political persuasion can look at China's success with high-speed rail and rail travel generally without crying over how far we are from what the Chinese have achieved.

Chinese Trains

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

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California's Model "Newocrat": David Crane's Crusade for Pension Reform and High-Speed Rail

Nathan Gardels | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nathan Gardels

Those who inhabit a paradigm of fiscal responsibility combined with investment in infrastructure and education are "newocrats." California has such a model "newocrat" in the person of David Crane.

Building High Speed Rail Isn't a Bolshevik Plot

Joel Epstein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Joel Epstein

If you drive on the Interstate, benefit from the Voting Rights Act of 1964 or live free of polio, smallpox, and other communicable diseases, go ahead and thank the government.

High Speed Rail Is Coming Right on Time

Antonio Villaraigosa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles
Antonio Villaraigosa

Today is a great day for California. We were just awarded $2.3+ billion to build our high speed rail network. With 14% unemployment in LA, we're ready to get people back to work.

Illinois High-Speed Rail Proposal Only Gets $1.2 Billion

Chicago Breaking News | January 28, 2010 12:01 AM | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Illinois' plans for high-speed passenger trains, designed to transform rail into a preferred transportation option and create jobs, will move forward ...