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No shortage of proposals
Ideas to use $825b range from zoo exhibits to porn
By Robert Gavin, Globe Staff | January 20, 2009

Long before House Democrats unveiled an $825 billion economic stimulus bill last week, states, communities, and special interests from coast to coast lined up to show that they can spend that money fast - on everything from beaches to polar bears.

Amid proposals for roads, bridges, sewers, and water treatment plants, are scores of plans for unconventional projects. The city of Dayton, Ohio, wants $1.5 million to fight prostitution. Austin, Texas, wants to construct a 36-hole course for Frisbee throwers at a cost of nearly $900,000. In Ventura, Calif., officials want to stimulate the economy with $6 million in improvements to Surfers Point beach.

The picture is my creation but the article is real!
Heres a link to the full article: http://www.boston.com/business/articles/2009/01/20/no_shortage_of_p...
He's off to a good start!


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$900,000.00, reDISCulous!!!!!
Looks like somebody is planning on putting $850,000 in their pocket. Maybe they'll put that into the Players Union.

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