If the government can't run health care properly at a prison …
Don't let the opportunity of light rail be transferred elsewhere.
'Free' medical care for the poor and elderly doesn't hold up as a cost driver.
If space is needed, it could be rented nearby for a sliver of the cost of a new building.
Certification would be a poor substitute for licenses in a field as important as nursing.
If there’s more oil than we need, why not leave it in the ground?
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