Posts Tagged ‘Barbara Boxer’

UPDATE: Denham has withdrawn the proposed amendment. Good job, everyone! Original post begins below. Just as with Wisconsin and Ohio’s HSR stimulus money, which was foolishly rejected by their right-wing governors, California is angling to get some of the $2.4 billion in funds that Florida’s governor foolishly rejected. We won $624 million in redirected funds […]

Feb 17th, 2011 | Filed under Uncategorized

As newly elected Republican governors in Wisconsin and Ohio threaten to reject hundreds of millions of dollars in federal funding to build desperately needed high speed rail projects, Senators Dianne Feinstein and Barbara Boxer have stepped up to call on those funds to be redirected to California should they become available. Here’s the full text […]

Nov 16th, 2010 | Filed under Uncategorized

So Jerry Brown will indeed return for a third term as governor of California. The high speed rail project will be in good hands – and we’re going to be very interested to learn what he plans to do about implementing it. The most important news for HSR, however, is Republican capture of the House […]

Nov 3rd, 2010 | Filed under Uncategorized

Today is Election Day in California – the polls are open from 7AM to 8PM. If you haven’t voted or turned in your ballot, do so today! This blog will be closely watching the result of the race for California governor, a race which will play a decisive role in shaping the future of the […]

Nov 2nd, 2010 | Filed under Uncategorized