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United States Department of Transportation United States Department of Transportation

California High-Speed Rail Plan: Skyrocketing Costs and Project Concerns

Document Series
Testimony
Speaker
Joseph C. Szabo
Speaker Title
Administrator
Audience
United States House of Representatives, Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure
Subject High-Speed Passenger Rail
Keywords
Concerns, CA HSR
Abstract/Summary
Chairman Mica, Ranking Member Rahall and members of the Committee: It is my honor to represent President Obama and Secretary of Transportation Ray LaHood before you today to discuss the California high-speed rail (HSR) project. This testimony will first explain why we believe high-speed rail is critical to the State of California’s future, and then discuss the key risk factors that my agency is carefully assessing as we move forward, concluding with a description of next steps.
Download 2011-12-15-House-Szabo-CA HSR_Written Statement_FINAL.pdf
Last updated: Thursday, December 15, 2011
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