Seeking to avoid additional scrutiny of the high-speed rail project he has championed, Governor Brown vetoed a bill that would have increased legislative oversight over the project.  Reason in Government scored the bill favorably in our Legislator Scorecard.  As the Wall Street Journal noted, the veto is a disservice to California taxpayers who must continue to foot the bill for an expensive project that will, if completed, provide minimal environmental and transportation benefits (at best).