This is why Republicans hate mass transit

5 02 2011

Repost via GOOD- http://www.good.is/post/this-is-why-republicans-hate-mass-transit/

In case you often wonder, as I certainly do, why so many Republicans openly mock mass transit, this chart (click through for a bigger version) tells you pretty much everything you need to know: Republicans represent suburbia, Democrats represent cities.

Even in the Australian context (local and State government levels), it feels pretty clear that investment into road and public transport infrastructure is forever a contentious political issue.

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