Published on April 17th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan11
High-Speed Rail Killed with Support of Lies in FL, OH, NJ, and WI
April 17th, 2012 by Zachary Shahan
I don’t write about it often, but if you’ve ever read any of my posts on high-speed rail, you know that I’m a fan of it. I’ve ridden it in Europe. I’ve seen its rapid growth in countries around the world, such as China, Japan, Turkey, the UK, and many other countries. (China is actually looking to connect its high-speed rail to Europe!) And I’m a big fan of the environmental, economic, jobs, and convenience benefits of high-speed rail. So, to see its future implementation killed off or delayed by Tea Party governors in my home state of Florida, in New Jersey, in Ohio, and in Wisconsin was not a fun thing to watch. Here’s more on that disappointing part of the high-seed rail story:
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