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  1. Obama's head of the FTA has actually come out against light rail spending which he says dilutes very necessary bus routes!

    http://www.thetransportpolitic.com/2010/05/19/u

    “Peter Rogoff, head of the Federal Transit Administration, made a series of sweeping assertions about the priorities of public transportation operators yesterday in a speech in front of the nation’s transit officials in Boston.

    Calling for “honesty,” saying “no,” and “telling truth to power,” Rogoff suggested that the financial difficulties facing mass transit networks today are at least partially the result of an unnecessary focus on rail expansion rather than bus improvements. “

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