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Cars transit use up with gas prices up

Published on December 14th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan


Gas Prices Up, Transit Use Up

December 14th, 2011 by  

It’s happened before, as gas prices rise more people switch to transit. (Imagine if Americans paid the true cost of gas — oil wars, health costs, global warming costs, and all!) Here’s a full repost of a good story from Andrew Meggison of Gas2 on a recent study on the link between gas prices and transit use:

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  • Erichcspc

    Google the “Global Oil Scam” by Phil Davis. Purchase electric cars.

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