Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers How the Koch Brothers Are Killing Public Transit Projects Around the Country

Hexbyte Hacker News Computers How the Koch Brothers Are Killing Public Transit Projects Around the Country

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Supporters of transit investments point to research that shows that they reduce traffic, spur economic development and fight global warming by reducing emissions. Americans for Prosperity counters that public transit plans waste taxpayer money on unpopular, outdated technology like trains and buses just as the world is moving toward cleaner, driverless vehicles. Most American cities…