October 15, 2020 - WFAA.com -

The planned bullet train that could connect Dallas and Houston via a 90-minute train ride has the "full support" of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott, according to a letter the governor sent the Japanese prime minister earlier this month.

The letter, dated Oct. 2 and posted on Twitter by a group opposing Texas Central's high-speed rail project, also contained incorrect information, as Abbott said the project "has received all the necessary permits to begin construction."

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