Here is how to make mass transit in the US financially sustainable

Mass Transit needs to be brought out of the big city and into rural America. The young people of the countryside need to be able to discover, easily, that what they have at home is not so bad; that city kids have exactly the same problems only a whole lot more kids all in one place. We have this thing called Amtrak that could be brought up to date and become useful in just such an endeavor. With some of the ideas in this article put to use, America could stop being the sluggish giant and get back into the place of role model-