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Could Lyft and Uber Put Public Transit Out of Business?

More than three-quarters of people commuting to work each day are driving by themselves. That's a lot of empty seats on the road -- and all that traffic and congestion has a large financial, environmental, and emotional cost. Carpooling is common amongst families, but has yet to become a viable transportation method for most people. It's certainly never been prevalent enough to be seen as a replacement for having a car.
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