Hogan says he will veto paid sick leave bill

Caltrain

US approves $650M for San Francisco Bay Area train system

The Trump administration announced Monday that it will fully fund a $650 million federal grant for electrification of a San Francisco Bay Area train system that also would help California's high-speed rail project.

The government previously delayed a decision when congressional Republicans objected. But the Federal Transit Administration said in a statement that the Caltrain project had "met all of the statutory requirements" for the funding.

Members of California's GOP delegation had asked President Donald Trump's administration to block approval of the grant to electrify a major commuter line, Caltrain, between San Jose and San Francisco until an audit of the...

73°