Woman boards bus at 1:30 am and the SLUGS THAT RUN TRIMET say she can't buy a day ticket for the day she is riding, she has to pay twice. That means she will get a transfer good for 1 hour tomorrow.
The customer (what a laugh) paid for a day ticket but got two 1 hour tickets courtesy of the thieves that run trimet.
Friday, December 21, 2012
The fact that they are fighting so hard to keep all of that from the public is tantamount to a defeat for them.
The system is rigged in their favor, so they may still 'win' in the end even though they lost in reality.
Take arbitrator GABBA'S decision. If you actually read it you would see for yourself that it was hardly a victory for Trimet.
He ruled in their favor strictly because he felt he had too. In the text of the ruling is page after page of scalding criticism of Trimet and its union policies. Trimet and its corporate stooges in the media only use the parts of the decision they want and leave the rest out in order to influence public opinion.
But those of us who follow this stuff, know exactly the kind of people they are and how they do business.
They are the microcosm of a government that cares nothing about the citizens or employees and functions exclusively for private interest rewarding with huge salaries the stooges that call themselves executives for following orders.
This idea comes from a current TRIMET driver: