Governor Brown Issues Statement on Legislature’s Approval of High-Speed Rail Funding


SACRAMENTO – Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. today issued the following statement after the California State Legislature approved funding for the California High-Speed Rail Project:

“In 2008, California voters decided to create jobs and modernize our state’s rail transportation system with a major investment in high-speed rail and key local projects in Northern and Southern California. The Legislature took bold action today that gets Californians back to work and puts California out in front once again.”