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News - May 7, 2010

State audit blasts High-Speed Rail Authority for poor planning

Flaws in oversight of contracts, risk management, report says

by Gennady Sheyner

California's controversial high-speed-rail project risks major delays because of poor planning, a shaky business plan and lax oversight by the state agency charged with building the $43 billion system, a new report from the California State Auditor Elaine Howle has found.

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