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On Friday the Sacramento Bee’s Dan Walters, a longtime opponent of high speed rail, claimed that the California High Speed Rail Authority’s decision to challenge its critics in court was a “test of political integrity” for Governor Jerry Brown, insinuating that the actions being taken in support of the HSR project lacked such integrity. It […]

Oct 23rd, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

California High Speed Rail Authority board chairman Dan Richard has told a Fresno TV station that the long-anticipated groundbreaking for the first part of the high speed rail project will begin “soon”: Groundbreaking on the first segment of California’s high speed rail project is still scheduled to take place this summer. At a meeting in […]

Aug 5th, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

As part of his trip to China, Governor Jerry Brown, California High Speed Rail Authority board chairman Dan Richard, and the press pool following them took the high speed train from Beijing to Shanghai today. It was not only a good opportunity for the governor and the board chairman to experience Chinese HSR up close, […]

Apr 11th, 2013 | Filed under Uncategorized

Last Thursday night, California High Speed Rail Authority board chairman Dan Richard made a very interesting comment while on a panel discussion about HSR: Before taking the helm of California’s High-Speed Rail Authority, Dan Richard told Gov. Jerry Brown that the plan was “really screwed up and going to end up biting you in the […]

Dec 2nd, 2012 | Filed under Uncategorized