Skip to comments.Obama to pledge $2B to rural communities
Posted on 06/11/2012 10:27:52 AM PDT by Free ThinkerNY
WASHINGTON, June 11 (UPI) -- The White House said Monday rural U.S. communities would receive nearly $2 billion in additional grants funneled through the Small Business Administration.
In the current fiscal year, more than $400 million has been invested in rural communities through the Small Business Investment Co. operated by the SBA.
President Barack Obama Monday announced an expansion of that program by an additional $2 billion to be available through the 2016 fiscal year.
"As long as I'm president, my Administration will continue to give our rural communities the support and investment they need to show us the way," Obama said in a release.
(Excerpt) Read more at upi.com ...
How’s he going to make sure no white people get any of it?
Meanwhile, not so rural mayor of Troy Michigan, Janice Daniels faces recall for refusing to accept federal money citing strings attached.
More election year candy for those “bitter clingers”.
I live in rural America -- rural New York State to boot. Even up here, Obama's gesture won't do a thing to help his chances. And he knows it.
Noumenon, I think you pegged it!
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