Washington, D.C. – Congressman Kevin McCarthy (CA-23) released the following statement on reports that California’s high-speed rail would cost taxpayers 50% more than estimated, or an extra $3.6 billion:
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From a source familiar with the call, this is what House Speaker John Boehner told House Republicans on Sunday: