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Can Texas make high-speed rail work? California can’t

Can Texas make high-speed rail work? California can’t

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 01, 2014

For the last few years, I’ve been critical of California’s attempts to link Los Angeles to San Francisco with a ...

Fast Train to Nowhere: 5 reasons why high-speed rail is the next Obamacare

Fast Train to Nowhere: 5 reasons why high-speed rail is...

Posted by Tom Jackson on Nov 22, 2013

California is chugging along in it's crusade to build a high-speed rail system linking Los Angeles and San Francisco. How ...

Chicago-St. Louis high-speed rail construction could create 6,200 jobs

Chicago-St. Louis high-speed rail construction could...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 21, 2012

A high-speed rail project that will connect Chicago, Illinois to St. Louis, Missouri has been cleared for construction, according to ...

Final Word

Final Word

Posted by Brooke Wisdom on Sep 02, 2010

The construction side of high speed rail By Kirk Landers By now you’ve heard the popular points in the debate over high-speed ...

ARTBA to Obama: National rail plan needs dedicated...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on Jun 09, 2010

A strategic rail plan being prepared by the U.S. Department of Transportation should propose dedicated financing mechanisms outside of the ...

LaHood: $742.5 Million in Federal Recovery Act Funds to...

Posted by Equipment World Staff on May 07, 2009

Looks like rail is on track to get more money. When the stimulus bill passed with $8 billion allocated for high-speed ...

High-speed boondoggle

Posted by Tom Jackson on Apr 23, 2009

Last Thursday President Obama announced his desire to launch a nationwide high-speed passenger rail network. There are two glaring shortcomings ...

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