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By Tom Steward | Minnesota Watchdog
DULUTH, Minn. — Four long years after passage of the federal stimulus bill, it’s the taxpayers’ gift that keeps on giving when it comes to a controversial Minnesota passenger rail line.
The “high speed” Twin Cities-to-Duluth Northern Lights Express passenger rail line remains on track for two more years of preliminary [...]
By Travis Perry │ Kansas Watchdog
OSAWATOMIE — Three years ago, the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act injected hundreds of billions of dollars into the U.S. economy, pumping money into thousands of projects nationwide.
At the time, President Barack Obama pledged that not only would the infusion of public dollars help the country rebound from its worst [...]
By Eric Boehm | PA Independent
BRISTOL — Even though they agreed on some issues, the two candidates for Congress in Pennsylvania’s 8th Congressional District offered very different views on the role of the federal government.
U.S. Rep. Mike Fitzpatrick, R-Pa., and Kathy Boockvar, the Bucks County attorney who hopes to unseat Fitzpatrick on Election Day, took part Thursday morning [...]