Posts Tagged ‘transportation’

Taking Money from Classrooms to Pay Bus Drivers

Every year we hear the same refrain from many school districts, “We need more funding or we will have to fire teachers.”  It would seem that Alaska’s funding of more than $20,000 per student (the second highest in the nation[1] would be adequate to ensure that we have enough classroom teachers...
March 1st, 2018 | Education, Fiscal Policy, Recent News | Read More

Public transit: higher cost, emissions

(Tennessee Center for Policy Research) By Randal O’Toole: Public transit is frequently depicted as both a more environmentally friendly and cheaper alternative to our everyday reliance on the automobile. Almost every major city n the United States, including those in Tennessee, has launched its...
June 10th, 2010 | Recent News | Read More