What is/are the most important priorities for long term strength for the US?
My view is economic strength is and will continue to be the most important strength for a country. While national defense is important, it is a protective force. Growth through colonization is long over.
1. Infrastructure - economic activity requires infrastructure. Our roads, bridges, electricity, and internet systems (to name a few) are old, vulnerable, and lagging competitors like China.
2. Education. The global economy is a knowledge economy. Think of every child as a lottery ticket. Who knows who the next Jobs or Zuckerberg will be? No child should be thrown away, ever.
by Cassie Smith6 years ago
I can't wait for the Obama Administration to spin this one. Did they say something about the economy recovering?
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by justplainmad7 years ago
Nah, you missed it. The sky fell long time ago...you just want to blame it on Obama.
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