Forum on the Road: Trump Revokes $929 Million for California High Speed Rail

at 10:30 AM
Save ArticleSave Article

Failed to save article

Please try again

This article is more than 3 years old.
An artist's rendering of California High-Speed Rail.
An artist's rendering of California High-Speed Rail. (California High-Speed Rail)

The Trump Administration announced this week that it will cancel a $929 million federal grant to the California High Speed Rail Authority and at the same time seek to claw back $2.5 billion in federal funds already spent on the bullet train project. The announcement came shortly after California and other states filed a lawsuit challenging the President's national emergency declaration to fund a southern border wall. In this segment we’ll talk about what all this means for the future of the rail project. And we want to hear from you: What do you think of the latest battle between the Trump administration and California?