Lawmakers Grill High-Speed Rail Project LeadersA representative from California's High-Speed Rail Authority is defending the decision to begin construction of tracks in the Central Valley without all necessary approvals in hand.
US To Audit Grants Awarded To California Bullet TrainCalifornia's high-speed rail project is facing an audit from the U.S. Department of Transportation as costs continue to climb.
Cost Climbs By $2.8 Billion For California Bullet TrainOfficials increased the cost estimate for the first phase of California's high speed rail project by 35 percent on Tuesday, to $10.6 billion.
Calif. Bullet Train In Limbo After Legal Setbacks Officials overseeing California's $68 billion high-speed rail project have taken pains in recent weeks to assure the public that construction plans are moving ahead, characterizing a series of recent setbacks as "a bump in the road."
Hurdle For High-Speed Rail: Where Is The Money?Court rulings this week cast doubt over the future of California's $68 billion high-speed rail plan and serve as a reminder of the biggest question facing the project.
Judge Weighs Penalty For California's Bullet-Train BuilderAttorneys for the California High-Speed Rail Authority argued Friday that Central Valley residents who sued the state over its bullet train plan have no grounds to stop the project, despite a judge's ruling that the state violated the promises made to voters in a 2008 ballot proposition.