Calfornia Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) just announced in his State of the State address to the legislature that he’s giving up on statewide high-speed rail from Sacramento to San Diego:

“Let’s be real,” he says a little too late:

It’s almost as if conservatives warned about this from Day 1:

He does want to build around 165 miles of track in the Central Valley between Bakersfield and Merced:

And he plans on keeping the $3.5 billion grant given to the state during the Obama administration:

BS. The state should have to give it back to the U.S. Treasury.

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