Where Does This Lead?
This is just the beginning of a downward spiral. Oregon and Washington should learn a lesson from the citizens of Texas who are reaping disastrous consequences as a result of transportation policies motivated by the pursuit of revenue.
The following documentary video tells the eye opening story of the tragedy unfolding in Texas. As you watch, consider how they ended up in their present situation. This story reveals the bitter cost of transportation policies motivated by the pursuit of revenue. Then realize that our states are headed in the same direction.
Next: No tolls. No light rail.