The Union Leader has finally come out with an article that shows the folly of the propaganda put out there by the high priced lobbyists who have been hired by the rail companies. It makes many of the points we have been making about the polling process and the details of the project.
“TO PROMOTE taxpayer funding of a quarter-billion dollar commuter rail project, supporters last week touted a single poll question, without context, that appeared to show strong public support for commuter rail. It’s a tactic rail enthusiasts have repeated for years. Journalists, lawmakers and the public should be skeptical. This brief run-through of the complex commuter rail issue shows how misleading such PR boosterism can be.”
Send this to the Governor and tell him to VETO SB 241.
Full article here: Union Leader – A Skeptic’s Guide to Commuter Rail Boosterism