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Robert Reich explains the theft plan buried within Trump's so-called "infrastructure" plan (h/t Jennifer Nix on Facebook)
All you need to know about Donald Trump's theft of your dollars under the guise of an "infrastructure" plan is explained neatly in the video above.
I call it "theft" because as Reich points out, it steals from the public twice -- once with a massive tax giveaway and once more with a bunch of extracted tolls ("usage fees"). what to us is a toll road is the private sector a "government-protected income stream." That private sector can include money from anywhere; for example, the sovereign wealth fund of Saudi Arabia or Abu Dhabi.
(Those three words -- "partnerships," "incentives," and "repatriation" -- are in quotes for a reason. It's not a partnership when one partner steals from the other. It's a gift, not an "incentive," when a cost-free means of gaining compliance -- like taxation -- is available. And it's not "repatriation" when the money that would supposedly be coming home is already invested here anyway.)
The rich. It's how they roll ... us.
For a real, people-friendly infrastructure plan, read this.