ALG's Daily Grind - Obama's infrastructure bank a permanent state bailout fund

April 16, 2013

Obama's infrastructure bank a permanent state bailout fund

Tucked into Obama's 2014 budget is $8.8 billion to fund a so-called "infrastructure bank," giving the government the "ability to leverage private and public capital to support infrastructure projects of national and regional significance."

Boston

A.F Branco and ALG send their deepest sympathies to those who lost loved ones in yesterday's tragic bombing in Massachusetts.

The 'Jeopardy!' Paradox

It is part of the charm of "Jeopardy!" — an anachronism in a world full of exhibitionist reality shows —  whose questions bow to pop culture but remain decidedly partial to the canon of Western knowledge.

Cato Institute: Subsidizing the security of wealthy allies

We pay a disproportionate 44 percent share of global military spending while our allies free-ride