Obama to Push New Spending
President Obama will call for new government spending on infrastructure, education and research in his State of the Union address Tuesday, sharpening his response to Republicans in Congress who are demanding deep budget cuts, people familiar with the speech said.
While proposing new spending, Mr. Obama also will lay out significant budget cuts elsewhere, people familiar with the plans say, though they will likely fall short of what Republican lawmakers have requested.
Let's see, "targeted inventments", where have I heard that before? Besides the fact that "targeted" is language that seems a bit martial and violent for the "new tone" in Washington, these types of "investments" seem to just more money poured down the black hole. How's that $Trillion "Stimulus Plan" working out for everybody?