California Las Vegas Train

FILE – In this Jan. 11, 2018 file photo, a Brightline train sits at the station in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Virgin Trains USA, which runs the Brightline train, is planning a high-speed train between Las Vegas and Southern California says construction could start late next year if bonds are approved by February. Virgin Trains USA executive Tina Quigley tells the Las Vegas Review-Journal that work will begin first in California, where state lawmakers last month approved a $3.25 billion bond request. Virgin is seeking approval in Nevada for $950 million in bonds. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)