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  •  $92 per person to year? (1+ / 0-)
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    nextstep

    Of course if that were $92 per traveler, it might be fine, but the vast majority of people in the state are never going to ride it because they aren't along the line or have no real interest in going where it's going.  Not everyone in LA heads off to San Fransico.

    And, of course, this is far from 'all the intercity transport', the vast majority of which is freight, which I don't think is going to be carried by high speed passenger rail.

    •  So you are fine with spending ... (2+ / 0-)
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      Aunt Pat, shaggies2009

      ... $135 per person per year on a part of that transport capacity, and then before that twenty year period is up starting on spending another $135 per person per year on intercity passenger transport infrastructure ...

      ... but cannot justify spending $92 per person per year over one twenty year spell and have an investment that will last a century.

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      by BruceMcF on Mon Apr 30, 2012 at 05:37:50 AM PDT

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