Hitting back at the road socialism that the sprawlagists have been defending for years.
In a question-and-answer session following his remarks, Lahood expressed exasperation with the suggestion from some of his fellow Republicans that redirecting federal transportation money from highways to other modes of transportation amounted to government meddling in individual decisions.
"About everything we do around here is government intrusion into people's lives," he said.
Friday, May 22, 2009
Ray LaHood says what we've all been thinking and saying for years: