Despite Simitian's 'No,' High-Speed Rail Approved by Senate

Jul 7, 2012 Full story: 19

Shovels will soon be on the ground in the Central Valley after the approval of the initial funds of the proposed $68 billion California High-Speed Rail , Friday afternoon.

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#1 Jul 9, 2012
No because it is over priced and the people will get stuck with the bill like everything else the government does once it get its hand on.
Ronnie Hyroad

San Francisco, CA

#2 Jul 9, 2012
Ripoff choo choo to Bakersfield? Crazy man! Uncool big daddy! My 39' Ford will beat that phony train by 4 hours!
Mary Hadalamb

San Francisco, CA

#3 Jul 9, 2012
I can't afford to pay $121 dollars to ride that dangerous train to Pixley. I'll take the bus and leave the driving to Gus.
Joan Smalltits

San Francisco, CA

#4 Jul 9, 2012
Woman High Speed Train operator who drive train laying down have crack up!
Bob Dope

Castro Valley, CA

#5 Jul 9, 2012
Caltrain to use steam engines on High Speed Caltrain service. San Francisco to San Jose in just 2 hr 12 Min. Hay how about that Caltrain? The last time I rode on Caltrain snails were passing us.
Ajo Cuntass

Castro Valley, CA

#6 Jul 9, 2012
How do I get to ride on such a wonderful train? Must I be a friend of Jerry Brown?
Mayor Spitalota

Castro Valley, CA

#7 Jul 9, 2012
Jerry Brown to test run High Speed Train in and around Sunnyvale on VTA light rail tracks.
Willy Macintal

San Francisco, CA

#8 Jul 14, 2012
Caltrain to buy old rail cars from Mexico to save money.
Seth Adams


#9 Jul 20, 2012
KOOL........Brown made the right choice.

Buying 200 brand new 737 airplanes and constantly flying everyone for FREE between LA and SF might have been FAR CHEAPER in the long run but all those elected Democrats would miss out on so many opportunities to make their families multi millionaires by skimming and screwing the stupidest citizen voting population ever to breath American AIR.
Mary Hadalamb

San Francisco, CA

#10 Jul 22, 2012
What train do I take to get out of California!
Jan Bunup

Oakland, CA

#11 Jul 22, 2012
Can I take this High Speed Train to River Bank,Ca?
Jerry Tan

Oakland, CA

#12 Jul 22, 2012
Jan Bunup wrote:
Can I take this High Speed Train to River Bank,Ca?
Lady, you can't take this train anywhere it belong's to the state of California!
Ksee Jones

Oakland, CA

#13 Jul 22, 2012
I hope that I can run one of these High Speed Trains. I worked for Caltrain but they fired me just because I forgot stuff.
Marty Mayday

Berkeley, CA

#14 Jul 22, 2012
I understand this High Speed Train will go to LA by way of San Diego. How is this possible?
Phillip Kissmoore

San Francisco, CA

#15 Jul 26, 2012
The dumb High Speed Train wasn't enough for Jerry Brown. Now he wants to build a under ground canal. Next he'll want to build a Space Port in Coalinga,Ca. Will somebody put this Obamanut in a care home. Please!
Ann Driedup

San Francisco, CA

#16 Jul 26, 2012
Someday my great great great grand kids will ride on this Super High Speed Train to the Black Hole of California.
Nancy Polpooski

San Francisco, CA

#17 Jul 26, 2012
Tickets Please. Tickets Please, for the Greatest Show on Earth. Hold on Jojo we're bound for Glory. Next stop Hell on Earth.
Ray Ray

Berkeley, CA

#18 Jul 26, 2012
I wonder about trains going in outer space. Is such a thing possible? Only Jerry Brown knows and he's not taking.
John Rubber

San Francisco, CA

#19 Aug 8, 2012
I can't wait to ride on this Jerry Brown High Speed Railcon. The tunnel to LA will be 87 miles long. I wonder if food will be available on this great train?

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