COVID stimulus: GOP ridicules money for ‘Nancy Pelosi’s subway’

A VTA rendering shows what a BART stop at Diridon Station might look like. This station would have escalators to accommodate SAP Center crowds, unlike two other underground San Jose BART stops that would use elevators to whisk passengers to street level. (Valley Transportation Authority)

“Nancy Pelosi’s subway.” That’s what Congressional Republicans have christened the project extending BART service through downtown San Jose, which is set to receive an estimated $141 million from the COVID stimulus package the House is expected to pass Friday.

The South Bay BART extension isn’t even in Pelosi’s district.

But Republicans have made the connection as they argue

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