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Slow Death for HighSpeed Rail : South Capitol Street

By Randal O’Toole Tea party victories in November likely signal the beginning of the end for President Obama’s ambitious and expensive high-speed rail plans. Republican governors-elect of both Ohio and Wisconsin have vowed to return federal high-speed rail funds that had been granted to those states. The governor-elect of Florida is also a rail skeptic, […]

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High speed rail ally complicates project – Political Insider

For all they disagree about, high speed rail supporters and opponents agree on one thing for sure: they have no idea what John Mica is doing. Mica, a Republican Congressman from central Florida, is likely to be the chairman of the House Transportation Committee, a key role in determining if future transportation dollars will go […]

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