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Obama Presses Congress For Billions To Spend On Infrastructure Programs (Feds Can't Make Payroll)
CBS and AP ^ | 29 Mar 13 | None listed

Posted on 03/29/2013 5:51:26 AM PDT by SkyPilot

Edited on 03/29/2013 5:53:44 AM PDT by Admin Moderator. [history]

WASHINGTON (AP) President Barack Obama will press Congress to pass new tax incentives and other flexibility measures aimed at attracting more private sector investment in infrastructure projects around the country, a senior administration official said.

The president will flesh out the details of his proposals during a speech Friday at a Miami port that is undergoing $2 billion in upgrades, funded by public and private money. In his quick trip to South Florida, Obama will try to show the public that the economy remains his top priority in the midst of high-profile campaigns on immigration reform and gun control.


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TOPICS: Business/Economy; Front Page News; Government; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: furlough; obama; sequestration; spending
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To: ridesthemiles

So should Jerry and Willie Brown who were the majors of Oakland and SF and were responsible for selecting the Chinese construction company,

Jerry Brown is governor (again)! His reelection is a testament to George Santana’s saying, “Those who don’t read history are doomed to repeat it.”

Governor Moonbeam could care less about infrastructure failures.


41 posted on 03/31/2013 10:58:54 AM PDT by jayrunner
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