Elon Musk Invests Money to Speed Up Highway Construction

Billionaire founder of Paypal invests his own money to help end delays on freeway.
2:12 | 04/27/13

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He is better way to billionaire who founded PayPal developed an electric car and launched rockets into orbit now. He is facing the biggest challenge perhaps of his career one of the most infamous congested highways in America. That's right he's already shelled out a fat check of his own money he says he's gladly paying even more to get traffic situation fixed ABC's -- -- -- Or. It's the freeway angelenos love to hate crime -- -- the country's most heavily traveled road has never been a breeze but construction to winding -- on the highway connecting Orange County to the San Fernando Valley. Traveled -- -- miserable. -- we've got my language -- It's so bad PayPal founder Elon Musk is shelling out 50000 dollars to a citizens group devoted to unlocking the gridlock. Billionaire who developed an electric car and launched rockets into orbit now taking on his biggest challenge yet -- traffic salvation to the 405. Union of Iraq's orbits -- in under ten minutes. -- where is driving even a ten mile stretch and on the for a five can take over an hour. Must is more of 400000. Drivers who take the 405 every day at fifteen mile commute from his Bel -- home to. Takes an hour after. It's just sold -- story. Destruction now -- hundred million dollars over budget isn't scheduled to be completed until next here. It's not possible to completely close down on the floor fight and expedite. The -- Take a look. And how slowly cars are moving in both directions. Must says this is exactly what -- -- so frustrating every -- Are you gonna close something down. It should be worked on. Top speed -- is willing to shell out millions more to hire additional construction workers see fit means making -- all go away. I just made you think about eighty developing a car that life in -- -- traffic. -- later -- but today. -- it's not technically to build. At this -- building that flying car may be -- quicker -- for Good Morning America. He goes for GM ABC news Los Angeles.

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