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Liberals Fret about Failing Public Transit Systems

Here is an excerpt from PJMedia: Sen. Tim Kaine (D-Va.), Hillary Clinton’s running mate in the 2016 election, said the public should be “worried” about the Washington, D.C. Metro (subway) heading into a death spiral without the proper funding and … Continue reading

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Public Rail Transit is Overpriced, Inefficient

A researcher at the conservative/libertarian Cato Institute named Randal O’Toole has done a lot of great work debunking the myths of American public transit. O’Toole explains over and over that rail-based public transit systems (commuter trains, subways, trolleys, Amtrak, etc.) … Continue reading

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High-Speed Jet Helicopters for Intercity Travel

For decades we have heard the socialists say that America must have high-speed trains like Europe does to move people between cities. But the United States does not need such trains. Even Europeans don’t use their trains nearly as much … Continue reading

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310 MPH Passenger Train in Japan… So What?

Here is a headline and a few paragraphs from telegraph.co.uk, the website of the Daily Telegraph in Britain, about a futuristic passenger train in Japan: Japan Tests 310 MPH Bullet Train – The new generation L0 Series trains, which employ … Continue reading

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