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Wed, Nov 27, 2013 -- 9:00 AM

Judge Issues Setback to California's High-Speed Rail Plan


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California High-Speed Rail Authority
Artist's conception of California's high-speed train.
California High-Speed Rail Authority
Artist's conception of California's high-speed train.

California's $68 billion high speed rail project was dealt a blow Monday after a Sacramento judge ruled against the plan to use over $8 billion in state bonds for building the Los Angeles-to-San Francisco train. We'll discuss what this means for the project.

Host: Dave Iverson

Guests:

  • Dan Richard, chairman, California High-Speed Rail Authority
  • Juliet Williams, political reporter for the Associated Press
  • Quentin Kopp, former chairman of the state Senate transportation committee, and former member the San Francisco Board of Supervisors

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