Infrastructure follies: Railroads, Cleantech and crony capitalism

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September 15, 2011
Competitive Enterprise Institute
by William Frezza  
Posted in Commentary

"It was more fitting than President Barack Obama could have imagined when he invoked the memory of Abraham Lincoln’s backing of the first transcontinental railroad in his bid to boost his latest infrastructure spending stimulus. It’s surprising that his speechwriters let him do it coming fresh on the heels of the Solyndra bankruptcy, subsequent FBI investigation and the campaign donor scandal that is rapidly gathering steam." (09/13/11)  

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