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Matthew Yglesias: Obamacare implementation good news : "You heard it here first from me in April, but I want to reiterate that over the next 18 months you're going to read a lot of stories about problems with Affordable Care Act implementations.
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Part of your life will always be grounded in the dirt here. Inside all of you lies what is called a placed story; a seed has been planted, then grown into part of your personal history you can not delete.
The chairman of the California High-Speed Rail Authority board is being asked by a congressional subcommittee to provide a detailed account of how the state agency plans to spend nearly $4 billion it has received from the federal government.
Democrats were writing obituaries for California's GOP after winning a supermajority in the state legislature last November, thus gaining veto-proof power to raise taxes.
This blog has answered that question repeatedly . But it's good to see California Forward put together its own answer to the question, featuring Fresno Mayor Ashley Swearengin: They make some excellent points here.
This isn't just my opinion. The Brooking Institute, a Washington based "Think Tank" came to this conclusion in a paper it released in October 2009.
A top transportation official said today that the United States must remain dedicated to building high-speed rail systems to confront pollution, population increases and competition from rest of the world.
A top transportation official said Wednesday that the United States must remain dedicated to building high-speed rail systems to confront pollution, population increases and competition from rest of the world.
A poll of 2,000 small Birmingham businesses revealed two-thirds believe the A 33 billion HS2 high-speed rail link is a waste of money .
Foiled and discouraged by the results of last November's election as Democrats held the U.S. Senate as well as the White House, the anti-HSR forces have been encouraged by the recent spate of damaging scandals afflicting the Obama Administration.
Modern Spain boasts a sleek high-speed train, the Ave, which can whisk you from Madrid to Sevilla in a hour.
There are roughly $2 billion in passenger rail construction and improvement projects coming in the next year, including at least $300 million of spending earmarked for small businesses, for the Bay Area and Central Valley.
Normally, it's uncomfortable at best to hear a federal judge - let alone a panel of three - thunder criticism from the bench.
World's most dramatic city as you've never seen it before: Stunning timelapse video of Dubai shows hustle and bustle of life around skyscrapers and mosques It is the playground of the rich where ostentatious wealth is flaunted, the skyscrapers reach the skies and the sun never seems to stop shining.