Originally Posted by AustinChief
I don;t think this is supposed to be one giant federal project but a map showing various projects and how they may someday connect.
For example, in Texas an entirely private company using private funds (with some Federal grants) is hoping to have an HSR between Dallas and Houston finished by 2020. I'd say it's 50/50 right now that they'll get it done. They're doing the environmental impact studies now.
This is what I am referring to whether by state or nationally or not. Reminds of me the canal projects that were such boondoggles done state by state. Not to mention the Big Dig in Boston.
“The power to declare war, including the power of judging the causes of war, is fully and exclusively vested in the legislature.” ~ James Madison, Father of the Constitution
“We do not believe in aggressive or preventive war. Such war is the weapon of dictators, not of free democratic countries like the United States.”~ Truman, Sept 1, 1950