The New America
May 24, 2010 • 10:50PM

Under Glass Steagall the U.S. government can utter credit to the newly cleansed commercial banks which can then act as agents of lending on behalf of the needed recovery, which means not only repairing and reconstructing our existing infrastructure, but investing in new, large scale infrastructure projects. These projects include the repair of our poor and decrepit national water infrastructure, new construction of over 42,000 miles of magnetic levitation rail, and a return to plans for a manned Mars mission for the purposes of colonization.