No one should be surprised that this project has developed into such an utterly corrupt, unaccountable and unpopular mess. It has been headed there from the start.

No one should be surprised that this project has developed into such an utterly corrupt, unaccountable and unpopular mess. It has been headed there from the start.

Taxpayers in the San Fernando Valley have something in common with taxpayers in Portland, Maine when it comes to California’s High Speed Rail project: They are both paying for this $68 billion boondoggle...

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