Obama's proposal for $50B in new infrastructure spending is "a good idea [but] much too small"...

|By:, SA News Editor

Obama's proposal for $50B in new infrastructure spending is "a good idea [but] much too small" and won't pass anyway, which makes Paul Krugman wonder, why bother? The plan should have been bigger, he says, if only to show that Republicans are "standing in the way of much needed repair to our roads, ports, sewers and more - not to mention creating jobs."