Declaring he would not move forward on a project he could not afford, Gov. Chris Christie said today he was the one who put the brakes on the $8.7 billion trans-Hudson rail tunnel.
The governor, in a press briefing, said he liked the idea of the tunnel, but not if he can’t pay for it. --quoted by AOSHQ
It's not financed the same way as the Ram-a-ChooChoo that Doylet's putting here--there's a split between NY, NJ, and the Feds.
But the money's not there.