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Donald Trump, California Governor Feud over $3.5 Billion Bullet Train Project – Is the President Right?

Mark Emem

California’s bullet train project is the latest thorn that’s nagging U.S. President Donald Trump.

In a tweet, Trump claimed that California had canceled the bullet train project after wasting ‘billions of dollars’. He then demanded that the Golden State refund the $3.5 billion that the federal government had allocated to the project. The federal funds for the 220 mph train project were awarded nine years ago.

California’s governor, Gavin Newsom, has however vowed that the state would not return the money as it was allocated by ‘Congress’. He also added that the bullet train project was still on course.

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