Transportation spending is a win-win proposition.
Real economic stimulus comes from real investment.
The fact is that America relies on Amtrak to move people.
Foreign trade clearly holds down the cost of products we buy.
Foreign trade clearly has been a reason why inflation has been low.
Inflation outstripped real wages for people who work for pay from others.
Amtrak offers riders a cost-effective way to travel throughout the country.
There are always, of course, job losses of a cyclical nature in a recession.
The Long Island Sound is an environmentally unique estuary that needs to be protected.
We need to send a clear message to gang members that violent crime will not be tolerated.