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3/7/10

Speaker Pelosi on the money

We find ourselves in a rare moment of agreement with House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who was in Colorado recently touting a highway-widening project tied to the one-year anniversary of the $862 billion federal stimulus act.



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http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sl6KaPqFYuM


"Well, you know, for all of the projects in the country of merit, and this certainly is tops among them, there's just not enough, never going to be enough money..." said Pelosi.

EXACTLY.

She went on to describe how to fund them nonetheless. And while government infrastructure spending during a down economy may SOUND good, the Heritage Foundation warned of the traps with that and the overall stimulus sales pitch.



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