California governor defends high-speed rail investment

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Controversial rail link the main beneficiary as Governor Brown unveils $850m green project budget

The governor of California has this week released his proposed state budget, allocating $850m in carbon tax revenues towards a range of green projects. Under the plans, over a quarter of the funding...

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