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     November 16, 2021      #80-320 KDJ

Selective spending of government 

By Ron Jackson

There is a silly political debate over federal spending currently going on. President Joe Biden proposed an ambitious spending bill to modernize our country. The president wants to improve our ailing roads and bridges, water systems, ports, airports and a host of other infrastructure at an estimated cost of $2 trillion. He was met with a resounding no. But the idea was not scrapped completely. A bipartisan proposal of less than $2 trillion was introduced and it looks like it may have a chance of succeeding.

Of course, whenever a government spending estimate is given, the American taxpayer has learned to expect the actual spending at ...

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