California, High-Speed Rail

Weekend Action Alert: High-Speed Rail Bill AB 3034

Okay, so Governor Schwarzenegger is refusing to sign any bills into law until the Legislature gets its act together in terms of finalizing the state budget for this upcoming fiscal year.

But in order for Proposition 1 (the high speed rail bond measure) to be revised into Proposition 1A for the November ballot, thereby incorporating positive, reconciliatory changes from Galgiani’s bill AB 3034 into the ballot measure, the Assembly must approve the Senate’s version, and the Governor must sign the bill by Monday, August 11. That is in two days.

Any resident of California reading this post is highly encouraged to complete the following two easy and painless steps, before continuing on with activities planned for this weekend:

1. Get in touch with your Assemblymember and urge them to approve the Senate’s revisions to AB 3034, so that the bill makes it to the Governor’s desk in a timely fashion.

2. Contact the Governor: by email, by phone (916-445-2841), or by fax (916-558-3160), and urge him to sign AB 3034 into law by Monday, August 11.

UPDATE (11 August 2008): Read this post.

Advertisements

Discussion

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. Pingback: From AB 3034 to November 4 « Transbay Blog - 9 August 2008

  2. Pingback: AB 3034: The High-Speed Drama Continues « Transbay Blog - 11 August 2008

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Advertisements

Subscribe

RSS Feed Facebook Twitter Flickr

Archives by Month

Archives by Topic

Archives of all blog posts, organized by topics and themes. Click here for more.

Links

Links to some of our favorite urbanist and transit blogs, websites, advocacy groups, news sources, and government agencies. Click here for more.


If you are interested in California water issues, you may want to check out my other blog on that topic.

Copyright © 2007-2013 Transbay Blog.