Bill de Blasio just protected transit for NYC’s well-off — at the poor’s expense

Bill de Blasio just protected transit for NYC’s well-off — at the poor’s expense
A pair of small choices in Mayor Bill de Blasio’s new budget tells a lot about his true priorities — or, at least, his refusal to let facts stand in his way. The mayor managed to cut $65 million in funding for the Fair Fares program, which lets low-income New Yorkers get 50 percent discounts...