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Spectrum - June 8, 2012

Guest Opinion: Legislators need courage to end high-speed rail now

by Larry Klein

Readers! Please inundate our local state legislators with calls, emails, tweets, whatever, urging them to vote no on high-speed rail. No hedging their bets, kicking the can down the road or face-saving compromises. Just vote no and end this terrible boondoggle.

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Larry Klein is a member of the Palo Alto City Council, 1981 to 1989 and 2005 to date, and is chair of the city's Rail Committee.


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Posted by Rick
a resident of Meadow Park
on Jun 8, 2012 at 4:43 pm

California needs jobs.
Airports are overcrowded and delays are common.
High Speed Rail is a proven superior alternative to both air and automobile.

Let's put Californians back to work and let HSR become our next "Golden Gate".

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