Rail Rears Its Ugly Head in Hawaii – Again


Once again the specter of fixed rail has raised its ugly and expensive head. Now the Legislature is using this as a excuse to discuss a tax increase.

When will we ever learn?

Study after study has shown that no mass transit/public transportation system in the United States has ever paid for itself. It has to be continually subsidized with more and more taxpayer money, while riderships continue to fall. Why is that?

Well, actually the answer is very simple to most people who have ever read Jonathan Gullible and learned the lessons contained therein.

What government officials can