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Mar 5th 2013 4:33PM we pay a fortune to subsidize air and highway travel. who pays for the tsa, for the airports, for the faa tower people and radar installations, and the highways.
rail is a good alternative for travel of three hours of less. you save two hours and the hassle of the tsa at the airport.
nothing wrong with govt. subsidizing transportation.
Jan 22nd 2011 2:51PM why is it that cutting taxes is always the answer? taxes were cut in 2001. that did not prevent the big recession. how is cutting them going to help? how does that balance the budget? get people unemployment benefits?
the answer to all ills is not to cut taxes. if it were, then eliminate all tax and borrow everything. ah, but people who want to cut tax also want to stop borrowing. no one names one program to cut save public radio and the new health care law. however, we got in this mess before the health care law passed and public radio uses so little money that cutting it would be symbolic.
Jan 4th 2010 2:06PM look at all the christian faith did for the governor of south carolina, for karl rove, for the senator from arizona, for bill clinton, etc. etc. that faith sure kept all them on the straight and narrow.
Nov 23rd 2009 7:40PM why are you all thanking a diety for saving them? why did the diety let the fire happen in the first place and put the family in danger? would not a good diety have prevented the fire? why does the diety get credit for good stuff but no blame for bad stuff?