What would you pay for a shorter commute?
| September 10, 2009 |
According to this poll, the majority of respondents would gladly cough up $10 to $20 per trip just to cut 15 minutes off their driving time.
And yet politicians and transportation officials in Washington can’t seem to find the wherewithall to raise the gas tax a dime a gallon. The public wants this, the people are willing to pay for it. The politicians are just afraid of the soundbites. Profiles in Courage, anyone?
From our partners
At first blush, it sounds like a simple project: paint a champagne-colored…