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Mr. Harris, 49, a retailer in one of Atlanta’s northern suburbs, could hardly contain his glee over Tuesday’s outcome. It was, he said, an unrestrained rejection of politicians, lobbyists and the news media. “The American people are sick and tired of the government in Washington, D.C.,” he said.
But he also had a warning for Mr. Trump: Break your promises at your peril.
Buying Trump’s Infastructure (Tiffany D.)
Trump even made special mention of infrastructure in his victory speech yesterday: “We are going to fix our inner cities and rebuild our highways, bridges, tunnels, airports, schools, hospitals. We’re going to rebuild our infrastructure, which will become, by the way, second to none. And we will put millions of our people to work as we rebuild it.”
I believe this ETF will keep rising as more investors focus on Trump’s plan to spend $1 trillion on U.S. infrastructure projects such as the construction of roads, bridges, airports, public buildings, etc.
Ranked-choice voting isn’t just a political science experiment. The system is used for national elections in Australia and Ireland, as well as smaller-scale elections around the world. Among American cities, San Francisco has voted numerically since 2002, Minneapolis since 2006. A handful of other cities do it too, including Portland, Maine’s largest city.
Shale gas has been targeted by drillers for decades, but the big volumes that first started coming out of the Barnett then the Haynesville, Marcellus and some newcomers are now about a decade old. That’s 10 years! Ten years since Aubrey McClendon and Boone Pickens called for a natural gas economy and ten years with no net effect other than a well deserved break for consumers, a few export licenses and an uptick in power generation usage (though that is now being challenged in the courts).
Other than that we’ve blown it. We’ve damned ourselves to the status quo.
The concept is just an artist’s rendering, but it gives some idea of how the startup is approaching the mass transit network. It shows autonomously driving square pods queuing up in a bigger pod, which is in turn shot through the Hyperloop tube, in this case stretching from Dubai to Abu Dhabi. The company projected that the trip between the two UAE cities would take 12 minutes. “Our infrastructure can be tuned to serve the same function for self-driving Ubers, Teslas, BMWs, you name it, as well as our pods,” Hyperloop One wrote in a press release. That would seem to address the “last mile problem” that all mass transit systems face—that is, the problem of getting residents from their homes or offices to the train station.
The ruling is effective immediately. Judge Lawson also said officials must provide a status update on their efforts by Dec. 16.
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