The following blog appears in The Almanac:
Even if you supported the "bullet train" five years ago, you should think about how our state government is or is not-- respecting California voters as that project continues to degrade.
Back in 2008 (when Proposition 1A was passed under the biased ballot title "Safe, Reliable High-Speed Passenger Train Bond Act for the 21st Century"), the "ask" of California voters was to approve a $9.95 billion dollar general bond obligation that would theoretically fund a high-speed rail system (200+ MPH) connecting Sacramento/ San Joaquin Valley, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Southern California.
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The "Bullet" Train: What Does It Say About Our State Government?
Original post made by Erin Glanville on Dec 19, 2013
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