Portage is on the road between Detroit and Chicago, Route 94 a route that’s less in use these days, where traffic will probably continue to dwindle. Yet, that’s just the road that the federal stimulus money will widen.
Did you know that the economic stimulus bill provides one billion dollars for so-called “clean coal” programs? One reason that number ought to alarm you: There’s no such thing as clean coal.
There’s a lesson for President Obama in his stumble. Stick to your principles, and you’ll persuade.