Originally Posted by 11Series
We have plenty of tools. It is just that the Tea Party Republicans refuse to acknowledge any of them because they are dogmatically opposed to them.
Tell me what tools the gov't used during and after the Great Depression. Hint: Go look at the dedication plaque on your downtown schools and parks, along with nearby bridges and dams.
Infrastructure projects are all well and good, but as I mentioned, we simply don't have the financial means to carry out these projects. That is, not without cutting spending SIGNIFICANTLY somewhere else.