High-Speed Rail

July 2, 2014 6:11 PM

L.A. senator clarifies Valley 'tumbleweeds' comments on high-speed rail

Sen. Kevin DeLeón, the soon-to-be leader of the California Senate, raised eyebrows throughout the San Joaquin Valley recently with disparaging-sounding remarks about the state's controversial high-speed rail project. His staff this week clarified DeLeón's position on high-speed rail construction and offered apologies for his broad "out in the tumbleweeds" remarks.

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