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Reporter's Notes: A Bumpy Ride for High Speed Rail

Reporter's Notes: A Bumpy Ride for High Speed Rail

We'd been wanting to do an update on the California high speed rail project for months now. Luckily, there's no bad time to cover high speed rail.

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QUEST's Environmental Election Round-Up

QUEST's Environmental Election Round-Up

Unless you're one of the undecided voters, still dithering over your pick for the presidency, it's time to think about some of the other stuff on the ballot: the measures and propositions related to science and the environment. This blog is a round-up of QUEST and KQED's coverage of environmental election issues.

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Reporter's Notes: Fast Trains

Reporter's Notes: Fast Trains

The devil's in the details, so the details aren't entirely in the proposition. There are still many open questions about Prop. 1A on the November ballot, the proposal to bring high speed rail to California – and that makes sense, since there are a billion details, many of them contentious, in any $9.95 billion initiative and $45 billion project.

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