Reaction to Loss of Federal Rail Funds

In this update: 1. WDC issues statement on loss of federal rail funds 2. Quotes of the day Reaction to Loss of Federal Rail Funds

Email date: 12/10/10

In this update:
1. WDC issues statement on loss of federal rail funds
2. Quotes of the day

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WDC issues statement on loss of federal rail funds
The Democracy Campaign issued a statement in response to the news that the feds are taking back the $810 million awarded to Wisconsin for high-speed rail after Governor-elect Scott Walker made it clear he would not waver from his promise to kill a proposed Madison-to-Milwaukee train project.

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Quotes of the day

“Sometimes I wonder whether the world is being run by smart people who are putting us on or by imbeciles who really mean it.” – Mark Twain

“We have now sunk to a depth at which restatement of the obvious is the first duty of intelligent men.” – George Orwell

“...the citizen who thinks he sees that the commonwealth’s political clothes are worn out, and yet holds his peace and does not agitate for a new suit, is disloyal; he is a traitor.”
– Mark Twain