Critics Of $68B Calif. Rail Plan Drop Revote Effort During Suits

Law360, San Diego (July 26, 2012, 7:10 PM EDT) -- A California senator and a former state congressman on Wednesday suspended their campaign to put state bond funding for a controversial $68.4 billion high-speed rail plan back on the ballot for a vote while farmers and other groups in the Central Valley move forward with suits seeking to halt the project.

Sen. Doug LaMalfa, R-Richvale, and George Radanovich, a former Republican congressman from Mariposa, said they are pausing their campaign to qualify the initiative that would allow voters another chance to decide whether the state should...
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