Saturday, October 09, 2010
We can go to war in Iraq and Afghanistan, and threaten to blow Iran off the face of the planet. We can conduct a nonstop campaign of drone and helicopter attacks in Pakistan and run a network of secret prisons around the world. We are the mightiest nation mankind has ever seen.
But we can’t seem to build a railroad tunnel to carry commuters between New Jersey and New York.
Private business isn't investing. Interest rates are absurdly low. This is the time the government should be spending money to put people to work building rail and repairing highways, bridges, and sewers.
Herbert, however, is a negro and a liberal, so his opinions are easily dismissed.