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Old January 30th, 2009, 04:41 PM
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Default Re: Rail Transit

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Originally Posted by GeckoGeek View Post
Although I have to wonder just how much the government can really do. While the Feds can print money, the city and state must pull money out of the economy (in this case in the form of a 0.5% tax) in order to create jobs. I have a problem believing that one can tax and spend their way to prosperity.
Consider it an investment. Fewer unemployed means more money moving toward paying rent or mortages, groceries, gas, and so on. It helps keep businesses alive and other people employed.
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