Earmark moratorium could impact railroad project

Feb 2, 2011 Full story: Mississippi Business Journal

The Rail Authority of East Mississippi has $1 million in a congressional appropriation for the proposed rail link from Waynesboro to Lucedale, but there is a problem, according to the authority's executive director.

Full Story

Since: Nov 10

Location hidden

#1 Feb 2, 2011
If our government would quit having all these earmarks, I am willing to give up some projects. It has to stop one way or the other.

United States

#2 Feb 3, 2011
I agree Maudie Mae. It may hurt, but as you said, it has to stop somewhere. If it stops here, it must stop elsewhere.

Tell me when this thread is updated:

Subscribe Now Add to my Tracker

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Thad Cochran Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
Who Would Jesus Deport? (Jul '14) 6 hr valiant 13
Educators Connect Conference to feature innovat... Feb 21 freethinkradio do... 1
Mississippi tea party activist dead of apparent... (Jun '14) Feb 11 swedenforever 28
Nunnelee condolences come from White House, Cal... Feb 8 lts_Me 3
Chris McDaniel unveils conservative PAC in Tupelo Jan '15 Howard 8
Tea party leader arrested in Miss. Senate race ... (Jun '14) Jan '15 swedenforever 57
Farm bill talks continue with deadline approaching (Dec '13) Jan '15 Swedenforever 2
More from around the web