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There’s a great op-ed in the Sacramento Bee by Curt Johansen, president of the Council of Infill Builders, showing how high speed rail will fuel infill development – and why that is good for the climate: Urban sprawl must end if we are to curb greenhouse gas emissions. This will be achieved only by forward-thinking […]

May 26th, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized

Jim Costa, Janice Hahn, and Zoe Lofgren are co-chairs of the Congressional Caucus on California High-Speed Rail – and they’re not happy about recent Republican attacks on high speed rail in the pages of the Sacramento Bee. They responded to op-eds by Jeff Denham and Kevin McCarthy with their own op-ed in the Bee over […]

Jan 26th, 2015 | Filed under Uncategorized

The anti-HSR organization known as Train Riders Association of California has never won a battle in its fight to stop the high speed rail project. Somehow, they still get op-eds in newspapers despite consistently losing. Thankfully the Sacramento Bee has given California High Speed Rail Authority CEO Jeff Morales a chance to respond to TRAC’s […]

Oct 11th, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized

The president and chair of the California League of Conservation Voters, Rick Zbur, leads one of the state’s most important and effective environmental organizations. (He’s also the new Executive Director of Equality California.) So it’s great to see him publish a fantastic op-ed in the Sacramento Bee titled “An environmentalist’s case for high-speed rail”: As […]

Sep 2nd, 2014 | Filed under Uncategorized