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Va. conservative pushes for more transit

Posted on March 31, 2011

RICHMOND, Va. — William S. Lind, director of the American Conservative Center for Public Transportation, said during a speech Wednesday at a Southeast High-Speed Rail Association event that public transit is essential to the conservative agenda because it enhances national security, promotes economic development and helps maintain conservative values, including a sense of community, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reported. For the full story, click here.

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