utt http://archive2.mrc.org/taxonomy/term/15780/all en Networks Push for Infrastructure Spending, Ignore Cost and Danger of Federal Failures http://archive2.mrc.org/articles/networks-push-infrastructure-spending-ignore-cost-and-danger-federal-failures <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/julia-seymour">Julia A. Seymour</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Network reporters have recently been promoting White House calls for infrastructure spending since President Obama pitched his "new" jobs plan on Sept. 8. The pitch for road and bridge money <a href="http://www.mrc.org/bmi/articles/2011/Here_We_Go_Again_Networks_Back_Obama_Replay_on_Infrastructure_Spending_Stimulus.html">wasn't actually new</a>, since that is what he claimed his $783 billion stimulus would do to create jobs.<br /></p><p><a href="http://archive2.mrc.org/articles/networks-push-infrastructure-spending-ignore-cost-and-danger-federal-failures" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles MRC Business Economy Government Labor Media billion bridge cbs economic engineering federal great infrastructure jobs mentioned money obama percent plan projects Spending Stimulus utt wrote Fri, 28 Oct 2011 21:37:00 +0000 admin 27492 at http://archive2.mrc.org