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Old 05-02-2019, 07:34 AM
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Default Re: Trump agrees to spend $2 trillion on US infrastructure: Democrats

Originally Posted by Gordon Shumway View Post
hence my second comment.

not only is he not a republican he isnít a conservative either.
the democrats simply wanted more spending and trump was more than willing to go along.
no conservative can possibly think this is a good idea.
i guess folks just forgot about the infrastructure shovel ready bloat obama put forth in 2009.
iím guessing you supported that?
keynesian economics - itís not just for progressive/liberal/democrats anymore.
I happen to agree with your position on infrastructure spending. While Trump did promise that during his campaign, it was one of his promises that I disagreed with and I hope does not see the light of day.

However, if it does pass we can hope that the money will actually be spent on infrastructure and not simple a giveaway to favored supporters like the stimulus was.
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