Creating jobs at any cost

March 17, 2014 

One of many great ideas of our Illinois Democratic politicians: Let's build a speed train from Chicago to, of all places, East St. Louis (a national tourist hot spot). Never mind Amtrak is a gazillion dollars in debt up to its caboose; we need a supposed faster train to increase the carnage.

Why do the Democrats want this train so badly? Answer: To make more union jobs, which means more union Democratic voters, and relieve the Illinois litigating lawyers from having to make a drive from Chicago to the metro-east and back.

Brent Rains

Collinsville

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