It started in 2008, where the Republicans were against it but the Democrats were for it.
The whole project was underway and President Obama ponied up Federal dollars for the project, like $3.8 billion which Governor Newsom refuses to pay back to ‘Donald Trump’. Hummm, it is not President Trump’s money, it belongs to the U.S. taxpayer. Hello…border wall?
It is important to note that the California Governor canceled the high speed rail over the voters of California under Proposition 1A.