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Bay Area council opposes proposed federal legislation freezing high-speed rail funds

Original post made on Oct 10, 2011

A Bay Area public policy organization announced its opposition to federal legislation introduced Friday that would freeze federal funding for California's high-speed rail.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, October 10, 2011, 12:21 AM

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Posted by Duffy
a resident of Danville
on Oct 10, 2011 at 9:18 am

When we don't have time to audit the books of a boondoggle proposal, we might just as well set fire to the money.

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Posted by psmacintosh
a resident of Danville
on Oct 10, 2011 at 9:19 am

Building a BRIDGE TO HAWAII would "create jobs" too! Should we do that idea?

How EARTHQUAKE SAFE will this high speed train design be?

I might be in favor of a completely different train idea: a FERRY TRAIN--where people could drive their cars on and off the train (perhaps designating different train cars for different locations). Now that would have some actual use to me in getting up and down CA and to neighboring states.

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Posted by Alan
a resident of Blackhawk
on Oct 10, 2011 at 11:07 am

Finally the fed is making some better decisions with regard to taxpayper money. I can't believe this project was suggested in the first place.

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