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JB,

And from whence will the funds come to pay for it all?

Your pal,

Jim

US Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette announces he has been authorized to expand the Strategic Petroleum Reserves to 1 billion barrels.
April 22, 2020

@ChanelRion

#BREAKING: US Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette announces he has been authorized to expand the Strategic Petroleum Reserves to 1 billion barrels.
Brouillette to meet with Congress today.
Current US oil reserve levels are at 713.5 million barrels.@OANN

Bill,
Who’d a thunk it…? 
CIGA Ron
Just one sentence?
Bill

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Jim,

You said retirees would work ’till they die…they are the most endangered species on the planet.

Dave

McConnell Says He Favors Allowing States To Declare Bankruptcy
April 23, 2020

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said Wednesday he favors allowing states struggling with high public employee pension costs amid the burdens of the pandemic response to declare bankruptcy rather than giving them a federal bailout.

“I would certainly be in favor of allowing states to use the bankruptcy route,” he said Wednesday in a response to a question on the syndicated Hugh Hewitt radio show. “It’s saved some cities, and there’s no good reason for it not to be available.”

The host cited California, Illinois and Connecticut as states that had given too much to public employee unions, and McConnell said he was reluctant to take on more debt for any rescue.

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