Marketplace   Menu Guide   Complete Pages      
butler eagle
Site last updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014 Bookmark our site!
Local PennsylvaniaNationalInternationalNews Extras  
Published: January 24, 2013 print this article Print save this article Save email this article Email ENLARGE TEXT increase font decrease font

2 don’t make sense

Let me get this straight. The U.S. Postal Service paid Lance Armstrong $30 million to advertise for it. In 2011, the Postal Service lost $3.5 billion, and the loss for 2012 is projected to be four times that.
Are the officials in Washington, D.C., crazy?
Then there is the Pennsylvania Turnpike operating at a loss also. Please tell me why, since I don’t travel the turnpike often, I must pay 25 percent more than the E-ZPass people.
Meanwhile, turnpike employees travel free, which results in lost revenue of $1.4 million.
We could salt a lot of roads with that money.




Jim Harff
Butler Township
Back
 
Comments
Order Photos!
 
MORE LETTERS TO THE EDITOR HEADLINES
arrow Taxed to the limit
arrow Tongue-in-cheek fixes
arrow More tax
arrow Another tax increase
 
MOST READ ARTICLES
arrow Butler Twp police investigate shooting
arrow Children, man flown to hospital
arrow Woman crashes van into apartment building
arrow Woman accused of stealing drugs