Wednesday, September 21, 2016

What's Good For London

London has been slowly clawing back the disastrous privatization of rail where possible. Meanwhile, privatized (and subsidized - twofer!) public transit elsewhere in the country has had fare hikes and service reductions. Force local authorities with limited taxing ability to subsidize private operators, and then cut the budgets for those authorities.

Not too surprising that the rest of the country wonders why London gets all of the nice things....