High-Speed Rail Line
Plans for a high speed rail line from Tampa to Orlando were stopped in their tracks in 2011 when Governor Rick Scott turned down $2.4 billion in federal funds.
The Florida Supreme Court put the final nail in the coffin of Florida’s high-speed rail line Friday when they upheld Governor Rick Scott’s authority to kill the proposed train line.
A bipartisan pair of Florida State Senators has sued Governor Rick Scott in the Florida Supreme Court to force him to accept the federal money for a high-speed rail system.
Partisan politics took center stage in Tallahassee Wednesday morning when Florida Governor Rick Scott formerly rejected more than $2 billion of federal money to build a high-speed rail line between Tampa and Orlando.
TAMPA, Fla. (CBS4) – The federal government has given Florida another $800 million to build a high-speed rail line between Tampa and Orlando. The grant announced Monday brings total federal funding to $2 billion. President […]