As we reported last night, the derailment of an Amtrak passenger train traveling from Washington, D.C. to New York City set off a fury of instant analysis that GOP cuts to infrastructure spending were probably to blame:
But reports this morning suggest speed, not a “crumbling infrastructure,” might be the cause of the accident:
But “human error” just doesn’t fit the lib narrative, now does it?
As for “infrastructure spending,” David Frum reminds us that we already did that:
Stimulus money that’s being used to fund California’s boondoggle high-speed rail plan:
Which is taking money away from much more needed upgrades in California: