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News - November 18, 2011

HSRT hearing draws hundreds

Critics and advocates clash over controversial, $98.5 billion rail project

by Gennady Sheyner

Critics and supporters of California's proposed high-speed rail system faced off Tuesday in Palo Alto over a $98.5 billion question: Is the voter-approved project a desperately needed job engine or an out-of-control boondoggle that needs to be stopped?

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