Poll finds more transit funding unpopular whatever the source

UBC political science PhD candidate David Moscrop commented on political psychology on CBC Early Edition.

People don’t want to pay taxes but “the problem is what you end up with is a situation where citizens are cutting off their nose to spite their face,” Moscrop said. “At the end of the day, we’re the ones who are going to shoulder the burden of a poor transit system in the long run, when we have a million more people here.”

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