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June 16, 2011

D.C. court ruling overturns Charter Rule in Wash.

Sen. Patty Murray’s, (D-Wash.) provision in a Senate Appropriations bill that allowed King County Metro Transit to provide transportation to sporting and other events was ruled legal, overturning a previous ruling that determined taxpayer money could not be used for public transit to private events.


May 19, 2011

Ga. transit to be privatized

Knoxville, Tenn.-based Mobility Transit to take over Augusta Public Transit, which has been struggling with budget problems.


May 27, 2010

Panel illuminates chasm between public, private transit operators

Other topics included whether the existence of private inter-city bus service affected the government's development of new high-speed rail lines?


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