Calif.’s High Speed Rail — On Track For 2012

Law360, New York (October 26, 2011, 12:27 PM ET) -- California’s High Speed Rail project is based on express state statutory authorization and has billions of dollars in public funding authorized. While there are and will be questions and criticisms from the public, there is currently an express California statutory will, as well as a political will among state and federal leaders, to move forward to make this a signature public-private transportation project. Not insignificant, for example, is California Gov. Jerry Brown’s recently affirmed public desire to proceed.

Significant funding authorization was approved by the voters...
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