$2M in Grants To Be Shared by 9 Arkan...

$2M in Grants To Be Shared by 9 Arkansas Airports

There are 2 comments on the ArkansasBusiness.com story from Jun 8, 2012, titled $2M in Grants To Be Shared by 9 Arkansas Airports. In it, ArkansasBusiness.com reports that:

Five members of the Arkansas congressional delegation announced Friday that nine rural Arkansas airports will share more than $2 million in grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation.

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#1 Jun 12, 2012

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#2 Jun 12, 2012
So instead of having those who use the airports pay for the upgrades, we're stealing it from future generations by piling up more debt for them.

When are we going to stop the madness? If we are ever going to actually get out of debt, the first thing we have to do is to stop borrowing. That means cutting spending down to the bare minimum to meet the responsibilities of the federal government. Funding for rural Arkansas airport upgrades is neither a responsibility of the federal government, nor is it a necessity.

Wake up America. We can't continue living off the backs of future generations.

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