California’s Bullet Train Boondoggle Comes to a Well-Deserved End


California taxpayers should be happy that the wasteful, overpriced make-work project intended to line certain people’s pockets at the expense of the taxpayers has been officially cancelled.

(From Reason)

The decision to end the project after the current construction is finished is, of course, a big blow to former Gov. Jerry Brown. No matter how much evidence was presented that the whole deal was a big boondoggle that would leave taxpayers holding the bag, Brown didn’t waver.