By most accounts, our representatives in Washington will find a way of raising the debt ceiling to avert financial crisis. However, our deficit is not going away anytime soon.
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Today, a rare thing happened in the United States Senate. A major bill was unveiled aiming to invest in America's infrastructure.
BILLS AND PLANS
Reducing Lead in Drinking Water
Signed into Law
Senator Barbara Boxer (D-CA)
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Chris Matthews: "Infrastructure as Monument"
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Obama spoke yesterday about the costs of the displacement of manufacturing and textiles. Both were caused by the decades-long Reagan Revolution led divestment from America -- not the last several years.
If members of Congress vote on their policy preferences instead of politics, the National Infrastructure Bank will enjoy broad-based bipartisan support in the New Year.
I'm not satisfied with the roster of economic personalities and thinkers we see Barack Obama mixing with.
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