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Californians (well, maybe 28% of them) will go to the polls today to pick the top two candidates in contested races that will go to the November election. At least two races involve high speed rail in one form or another: Governor: If you’ve turned on your TV at all in the last few weeks, […]

Jun 3rd, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized

Badly trailing in the polls, Republican candidate for governor Neel Kashkari is trying to get traction with his party’s right-wing base. He’s rolled out endorsements from prominent Republicans like Jeb Bush, Mitt Romney, and Pete Wilson (all of which will make him radioactive in the general election this fall). Yet he is still trailing far […]

May 5th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized

Republican gubernatorial candidate Neel Kashkari has been traveling around the Central Valley bashing the high speed rail project. For someone who claims to care about jobs and poverty, it’s a bizarre and hypocritical thing to do. High speed rail is essential to the Central Valley’s future economic prosperity, as well as providing desperately needed jobs […]

Mar 7th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized

The Republican who brought you the bank bailout, Neel Kashkari, wants to be the next governor of California. He’s taking the tried and true Meg Whitman approach, which worked so well that she lost to Jerry Brown by 13 points despite outspending him 7 to 1. He wants to focus on jobs and education, but […]

Jan 28th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized