America Fast Forward

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New Federal Transportation Bill To Accelerate Local Subway, Freeway Projects

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa and Sen. Barbara Boxer announced plans Thursday to apply for $2 billion in low-interest federal loans to speed up LA County’s mass transportation plans.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/05/2012

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Villaraigosa Back Trolling For Transportation Cash In DC

The mayor makes his sixth stop since September on Capitol Hill in order to secure funding for a planned high-speed rail system.


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Villaraigosa Back In Washington, Promoting Transportation Plan

Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa will be in the nation’s capitol Thursday to meet with lawmakers about his national jobs and transportation plan, America Fast Forward.