Do you need any proof that public transit is the achilles heel of the fossil-fuel industry? Just watch as their trolls in the U.S. Senate go to work to try to stop the least of trickle of public transit investment. While both political parties can't throw money fast enough at highways, auto companies, and oil wars. for more see Transportation for America.
The U.S. Federal government is too easy for a corporate cabal to control. The best way to fight back is to implement free public transit in your local home town.