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Money is so tight, the new leg doesn't actually go into Bakersfield as pictured.The California High-Speed Rail Authority, ridiculed for its secrecy, mismanagement, conflicts of interest and crazy overspending -- and for choosing as the California bullet train's first leg a "route to nowhere" ... More >>
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