Check out this cartoon by Jimmy Margulies contrasting what the Governor is proposing with NJ transit cuts compared to what other countries are doing:
Maybe we should just go back to walking. Because the roads are falling apart and the transportation trust fund is broke. At this point a drive to work is like a trip on the obstacle course dodging potholes after the winter we’ve had. So what do we do? Put more cars on the road by raising fares and cutting service through cuts. Brilliant.