So for about $5 billion TN can add a third lane to the entire length of I-24. About what we spent in Iraq. Every week. For 5+ years. Priorities.
Why are Conservatives so hysterically fearful of "evil" Unions who's workers comprise only 6.6% of the private sector?
since "U.S. oil output is surging so fast that the United States could soon overtake Saudi Arabia as the world's biggest producer." And with "U.S. production is expected to rise 7 percent this year alone," i guess there's no need to taxpayers to subsidize the oil industry with $4 Billion annually. Plus the top five oil companies profits are $375 Million PER DAY! Nice!
The END is near. just not so much in TN. yet.
this was an historic election. after 30 years careening rightward, the pendulum is on its way back to sanity, fairness, freedom and justice. enjoy the ride!
glad to hear enlightened comments by each!
"Tennessee offered its richest incentive package — and perhaps the most government assistance and tax breaks ever for an American automobile plant — to lure Volkswagen to Chattanooga."
Is this what is meant by "corporate welfare?" mmmmmm....
It is interesting that this passes as a great boon for the state, which appears to be meeting widespread approval; while individuals who need a hand up, to get their life re-started, are often dissed and demeaned...