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Someone Tell President Obama: American Bridges Aren't "Crumbling"

HarryReidsRichLegacy Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 12:11 PM
"May be your state of high taxes and debt could actually use the exorbitant gas taxes they already collect to repair your infrastructure instead of funding your community organizing projects..... " Nah. Federal Gas Tax is the way to go moving forward. Aside from revenue it would have the added bonus of discouraging excessive automobile use.
3204 Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 3:18 PM
Flagged as Moronically stupid. Again.
traitorbill Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 12:30 PM
Why doesn't the government cut something to find the money? Unless I am wrong, not every federal dollar spent is essential to life liberty and the pursuit of happiness. How about we start with NPR and PBS?
Uber Dave Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 12:16 PM
Flagged as Stupefyingly Witless…
Henry VIII Wrote: Feb 23, 2013 12:28 PM
Absolutely Uber Dave, fairyreid is stupefying witless....
President Obama has been on a blitz while pushing what seems to be an evergreen priority for Democrats these days: "infrastructure investment." In his State of the Union speech, President Obama spoke of Merica's "deteriorating roads and bridges" and proposed what he called a "Fix-It-First" program that would see the government hire construction workers to work on America's infrastructure.

This worry is overblown. The Reason Foundation put out a report this week that found America's infrastructure is in fine shape, though there's certainly work to be done.

All 50 states lowered their highway fatality rates from 1989 to 2008...